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The Planetarium

August 31 through December 11

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


Passport to the Universe

Passport to the Universe


Grade 4 and up

Narrated by two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks, this exhilarating flight through a precise, virtual re-creation of our universe is an astounding visual adventure through space. Travel through our Solar System, out of our galaxy, and deep into intergalactic space to answer the question, “Where are we in the universe?”

Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday – 11:00 AM
Saturday – 11:00 AM and 1:30 PM
Sunday – 1:00 PM


We Are Stars

We Are Stars


Grade 4 and Up

What are we made of?
Where did it all come from?
Explore the secrets of our cosmic chemistry, and our explosive origins. Connect the evolution of life on Earth to the formation of the Universe by following the building of Hydrogen atoms to the synthesis of Carbon, and the molecules for life.
Narrated by Andy Serkis

Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday – 1:00 PM
Saturday – 11:30 AM and 2:00 PM
Sunday – 2:00 PM


The Planetarium

Admission

Price Admission Type
$3 + museum admission All ages
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.