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Carrie Anne Spinelli
Community Relations: Morehead Planetarium


(Chapel Hill)
web site: www.morehead.unc.edu
Associations: UNC-CH, NASA

(919) 962-1236

Mission: The Rotunda displays a collection of oil portraits by well-known artists.

  • Museum: Morehead Planetarium is the Southeast's first Planetarium. Featuring the breathtaking stars of a world-class Zeiss Model VI planetarium projector, Morehear's multimedia Star Theater shows offer an educational and entertaining journey into the Milky Way and beyond.
     
  • Historic Preservation: The Genevieve Morehead Memorial Art Rotunda displays historic portraits of the nineteenth century and a full-length statue of President James K. Polk, the 11th President of the United States and and graduate of UNC.
     
  • Theatre Arts: Morehead's multimedia Star Theatre shows offer an educational and entertaining journey into the Milky Way and beyond. Star Theater Shows are offered to the public seasonally. Call 919/549-6863 for show times.

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last updated: 2002-05-17

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