The fascinating ‘Stargazer: An Immersive Experience in Outer Space’ is taking place at the Tsawwassen Mills Shopping Mall in Vancouver. It is curated in part by the MacMillan Space Centre and complemented by a very unique exhibition created by the Canadian Space Agency through Ingenium.
Here are 5 reasons why you should visit this remarkable world premiere:
1. Explore the wonders of the universe at this multisensory exhibit for all ages.
Stargazer is a multisensory immersive experience showcasing the wonders of the universe. Journey through the stars and into deep space with astonishing projections and experience an amazing walk in space at the VR station!
2. Get lost in a 270º wall and floor-projected video and symphonic sound.
At this incredible space exploration experience, you will be able to step into a mesmerizing room with an ultra-wide 270º projection and take a walk in space! This is the closest feeling to actually being deep into space and among the stars.
3. Walk in space using the Oculus Quest 2 VR goggles.
Try the VR experience where you can walk with astronauts in space at the International Space Station. This entertaining and educational experience is sure to fascinate guests of all ages!
4. See scale replicas of rockets, space stations, and satellites.
Gain a new perspective of the size and complexity of the universe as you explore scale replicas and exhibits curated by the HR MacMillan Space Centre. You will come across the “space race” timeline and see scale replicas of rockets, space stations, and satellites!
5. Learn how space technology benefits Canadian farmers and sustainable agriculture.
Developed by Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, in collaboration with the Canadian Space Agency, Space to Spoon is a hands-on experience with stunning graphics and interactive elements for visitors of all ages. It demonstrates how space technology benefits Canadian farmers and sustainable agriculture.