Admission for all Public Planetarium Shows
All ages are admitted to the Planetarium. Prices are $5 for adults, seniors & children. Tickets go on sale the hour before the show, and can be purchased in the Museum Store located in the Rotunda on the first floor. Space is limited. Shows are approximately 45 minutes.
Saturdays • 11:30 AM, 1:30 PM, 3:30 PM • Purchase tickets from Museum Store in Rotunda
Sundays • 1:30 PM, 3:30 PM • Purchase tickets from Museum Store in Rotunda
November 27 • 11:30 AM, 1:30 PM • Purchase tickets from Museum Store in Rotunda
The Sky Tonight: Live Star Talk
Bright stars, constellations, planets, and telescopic objects in the current night sky will be discussed in this live “star talk.” Then leave Earth and fly out into space to examine the planets and other distant objects.
Saturdays • 12:30 • Purchase tickets from Museum Store in Rotunda
With recorded narration by Patrick Stewart, MarsQuest is a look at Mars from the point of view of literature, history, and science. Our past beliefs and misconceptions, early observations, and future plans are considered.
Saturdays • 2:30 PM • Purchase tickets from Museum Store in Rotunda
Sundays • 2:30 PM • Purchase tickets from Museum Store in Rotunda
From Earth to the Universe
A highly visual fulldome exploration of the origins of how humans looked at the night sky, and the long journey to be able to explore the deepest parts of space. Includes a brief night sky review.
November 27 • 12:30 PM • Purchase tickets from Museum Store in Rotunda
Larry Cat in Space
A playful, imaginative cartoon about an inquisitive cat who stows away aboard a space ship and visits the Moon. Primarily targeted at the grades K-3 but enjoyable for everyone, the show teaches several things about the Moon and includes a short live night sky discussion.