Astro Pairs is a match-them-up card game featuring unique astrophotography – one of a kind! This wonderful set of playing cards is a fantastic way to experience the wonders of astrophotography on a budget and with great variety.
- Great for all ages (older than 2)
- Many different games you can play with the same cards
- 18 Awesome astro photo’s!
- Only $19.95 including FREE POSTAGE within Australia!
The card game features 18 different astro photographs, with two cards featuring each photograph (making a total of 38 cards in the deck).
There are many different games which can be played with the set of cards but the easiest is a “match them up” pairs game:
- Shuffle the deck
- Place all cards on a flat surface with the astro photo’s facing down
- With two people, take it in terns picking a card, turning it over, picking a second card and seeing if they match.
- If the cards match the player keeps the cards. If the cards do not match the cards are turned face-down again.
- Remember where the cards were and you get the upper hand!
This great memory game is fantastic for all ages. I enjoyed plying it with my 4 year old nephew:
The awesome astro photographs featured on the cards include:
- The Moon
- Lunar Eclipse
- Nebulas (Eta Carina Nebula, Lagoon Nebula, Trifid Nebula and Great Orion Nebula)
- The Milky Way
- Perth Observatory
- The Southern Cross
- Pleiades the star cluster
- Comet Lovejoy
- Transit of Venus (2012)
- Great Orion Nebula & Constellation of Orion
- Stairway to the Moon
- Nightscapes with silhouettes
Buy the Astro Pairs playing cards game only from my website here. $14.95 only. Click Add to Cart near the top of this page.