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FREE space exhibit, Kenosha Family Fun, Wisconsin tourist attraction, Stunning Satellite Images
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The 20 images feature beautifully detailed satellite images of the planet from the swirling arms of a massive hurricane and the grid-like pattern of Kansas farmland to the triangular shadows cast by the Great Pyramids and the sinuous channels entering the Arctic Ocean. Earth from Spaceillustrates how satellite imagery is gathered and used to expand mankind’s understanding of life on Earth. It also explores the remote-sensing technology used to gather the images and describes the individual satellites whose images are on display. Brought to you courtesy of the United States Geological Survey and the Smithsonian Institution.
The Kenosha Public Museum is a natural sciences and fine and decorative arts museum. With captivating site seeing along the bank of the Great Lake Michigan, this Museum has many events for families and students looking for a fun day away. Our other two locations, the Dinosaur Discovery Museum and the Civil War Museum, are located just a quick trolley car ride (adults, $1; kids ages 5-12, $0.50.) away from the main museum campus. These Wisconsin tourist attractions are a must see! Free parking is available in the scenic lot on the lake shore. Located 25 minutes from Milwaukee and 55 minutes from Chicago, it's the perfect day trip for the whole family! Kenosha Public Museums offer a wide variety of classes and workshops for all ages.
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