Museums in Gaithersburg, MD

Find museums in Gaithersburg, MD. Listings include Gaithersburg Community Museum, Gaithersburg Community Museum, Gaithersburg Latitude Observatory and The Main Street Music Festival. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 06/17/20
    The recently discovered neutron star known as Swift J1818.0?1607 is remarkable: A new study estimates that it is only about 240 years old - a veritable newborn by cosmic standards.
    > Gaithersburg Community Museum
  • 06/17/20
    More on the solstice - Astronomy has been important to people for thousands of years. The ancient construction known as Stonehenge in England may have been designed, among other purposes, to pay speci...
    > Gaithersburg Community Museum
  • 06/17/20
    We are entering thunderstorm season. Make this rain gauge and measure for yourself how much rain we receive. Thanks to NISE Network for this great activity.
    > Gaithersburg Community Museum
  • 06/16/20
    For the first time, a spacecraft has sent back pictures of the sky from so far away that some stars appear to be in different positions than we'd see from Earth.
    > Gaithersburg Community Museum
  • 06/16/20
    OTD in 1963, Valentina Tereshkova became the first woman to go into space.
    > Gaithersburg Community Museum