Astronomy for Kids

Astronomical resources for children of all ages

Hands-On Astronomy Activities

From Project ASTRO™ and the resource notebook series The Universe at Your Fingertips:

NSAS Space Place

NASA’s award-winning Space Place website engages upper-elementary-aged children in space and Earth science through interactive games, hands-on experiences

Astronomy for children, students, and kids of all ages., part of the KidsKnowIt Network, is the absolutely free astronomy resource designed to teach children about the exciting world of outer space.


A Learning Center for Young Astronomers

Imagine the Universe!

This site is intended for students age 14 and up, and for anyone interested in learning about our universe. If you’re looking for grade school level astronomy information, please see the StarChild web site. Enjoy your cosmic journey!


CBeebies Stargazing explores the wonders of the night sky and the universe. Play the game, listen to special stories and watch clips featuring your favourite CBeebies friends.