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Modesto Junior College




Planetarium October 11th showings:

Show Times


Upcoming events: 

A Solar Eclipse Is Coming on October 23rd.

Be sure to mark your calendar for this amazing natural phenomenon. Buy your solar eclipse viewing glasses at the Great Valley Museum’s Nature Shop today! However, staring at the sun unprotected can do major irreversible damage to your eyes, but with these glasses you can safely look at the awe inspiring action taking place in the sky. Only $2.50 plus tax per pair. Supplies are limited so come by and get yours today.

Solar Eclipse

Telescope Nights at the Science Community Center/GVM Planetarium

In partnership with the MJC Astronomy Club, the Great Valley Museum will be presenting shows in the planetarium on Friday, October 24th (at 7:15 and 8:15 PM,) and November 14th (at 6:15 and 7:15 PM.) We will be opening the doors to the public for showings of the full-dome digital video feature "The Ultimate Universe" at special Telescope Night prices of $4 for persons 12 and older, and $3 for ages 4-11. Sorry, but children under the age of 4 will not be admitted to the planetarium. Tickets will be sold on the days of the events only. There will be no further discounts given on these special prices.


Grand opening Gala: A Night at the Museum

Come celebrate the beginning of a new era at the Great Valley Museum, on January 17th 2015. Watch this space for more information in the near future.
We're so excited we can bearly wait!
Black bear
Have a little class. Party like an animal!




First and Third Fridays Bookworms


Bookworms not available until the new museum opens this Fall.













Animal TalkFourth Fridays


Animal Talk is not available until the new museum opens this Fall.










For more information on any of the above call (209)575-6196






Great Valley Museum

Contact Us

Phone: 209 575-6196
Fax: 209 575-6466
Email: mjcgreatvalley


Science Community Center
West Campus

Modesto Junior College


Closed until new museum opens this Fall.

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