Virtual Planetarium

Universally cool news.

Welcome to Peoria Riverfront Museum's "Virtual Planetarium," where everything’s looking up, from our Central Illinois night skies, to the latest NASA discoveries, to astronomically cool news about our Universe.

Join us here on our website and on Facebook, Instagram & YouTube  for our "What’s Up with Renae Kerrigan" series and more.


What's Up with Renae Kerrigan

Join Curator of Science & Planetarium Director Renae Kerrigan for top skywatch events, astronomical news and space history, brought down to earth. Check out the the latest video below!


Stargazing LIVE with Kyle Denny

Enjoy live stargazing events with Planetarium Educator Kyle Denny for every full Moon on Facebook!

The next live stargazing event will be held on July 4th for the penumbral lunar eclipse beginning at 9:30 PM


Find us on Facebook & Instagram. Watch us on YouTube! Sign up for our >Planetarium Newsletter.

Help support Planetarium programming, make a donation to the  Planetarium Fund today!

Virtual Peoria Riverfront Museum is sponsored by the Visionary Society.