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The Planetarium

November 29 through February 25

Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be purchased at least 5 minutes prior to showtime. Planetarium shows are not recommended for children 3 and under.

Closed Caption and Assisted Listening Devices available upon request when purchasing tickets.


Legends of the Night Sky: Perseus and Andromeda
Legends of the Night Sky: Perseus and Andromeda

Pre-K to Grade 1

Perseus and Andromeda is a fun-filled retelling of the age-old tale of the beautiful, but unfortunate, Princess Andromeda, who in divine punishment for her mother’s bragging, is sacrificed to a sea monster and rescued by the Greek hero Perseus.

Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday – 11:00 AM
Saturday – 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM
Sunday – 1:00 PM


Dynamic Earth

Grade 4 and up

Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system. With visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations, this cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and the biosphere. Narrated by Liam Neeson

Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday – 1:00 PM
Saturday – 12:00 Noon and 2:00 PM
Sunday – 2:00 PM


The Planetarium

Admission

Price Admission Type
$3 + museum admission Ages 1 and up
Free

Please note:

  • All visitors must purchase a ticket at the ground floor information desk at least 5 minutes before showtime.
  • Member cards and complimentary passes must be presented at the ground floor information desk for a ticket to reserve your seat.
  • Planetarium shows start promptly, so please arrive on time. Doors will not be opened after the show has started and no ticket refunds will be given for missed shows.
  • The planetarium is not recommended for children age 3 and under due to lighting and special effects.
  • Out of consideration for other audience members, we ask that you leave the planetarium if a child becomes disruptive.
  • Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.