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Experience the wonders of the night sky as never before with our fully digital star projection system. For more information about Planetarium shows and times, please visit our online calendar.

Daytime Shows
Tickets are required for all public planetarium presentations and are available at the Museum's admissions office. Free for members; $4 for non-members with paid Museum admission.

  • January 3 - March 31
3:00 PM        Your Cosmic Quest
3:00 PM        Kids' Space Adventure
11:00 AM       Twinkle, Twinkle for Little Stars
Noon             Origins of Life
1:00 PM         Kids’ Space Adventure
2:00 PM         What's Up
3:00 PM         Your Cosmic Quest
                      (en español los domingos, Spanish on Sundays)

Twinkle, Twinkle for Little Stars

Twinkle, Twinkle for Little Stars

This presentation for families with children five years and under features a different topic every week. Come back again and again to learn about stars, planets, constellations, and more!

Run Time: 15 minutes

Age appropriateness: Families with young children


 Your Cosmic Quest

Your Cosmic Quest

Have you ever looked up into the sky and wondered what you were actually seeing? Have you ever wished you could ask questions about space and get immediate answers? Now you can in Your Cosmic Quest, a show that explores the seasonal sky and is fueled by your questions and interests!

Run Time: 40 minutes

Age appropriateness: General audiences. (Not recommended for children under 10).



Kids' Space Adventure

 Kidís Space Adventure

Come and ask questions about space and the universe! Kid’s Space Adventure is an interactive place where you can find answers about the planets, constellations, comets, asteroids, galaxies and much more!!

Run Time: 30 minutes

Age appropriateness: Families with children. (Not Recommended for children under 5).


Origins of Life

"Origins of life" deals with some of the most profound questions of life science: the origins of life and the human search for life beyond Earth. It features many recent discoveries related to life science, demonstrating that if there was ever a time that science made its greatest advances, it's right now!

Run Time: 40 minutes

Age Appropriateness: General audiences. Not recommended for children under 10.


What's Up

A truly interactive planetarium show where we discuss constellations, planets and deep sky objects that may be visible in tonight’s sky as well as recent astronomical events.


Run Time: 30 minutes

Age Appropriateness: General audiences (not recommended for children under 8)



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