DOME SHOWTIMES

SUMMER SCHEDULE

(NOTE: Museum is closed on Mondays) 

Sunday

  •  1:00 pm – Big Astronomy
  •  2:00 pm – The Sky Tonight 
  •  3:00 pm – Choose Your Own Space Adventure!
  •  4:15 pm – Solar Superstorms

Tuesday thru Thursday

  •  11:30 am – Perfect Little Planet
  •  1:00 pm – Big Astronomy
  •  2:00 pm – The Sky Tonight 
  •  3:00 pm – Choose Your Own Space Adventure!

Friday & Saturday

  •  11:30 am – Perfect Little Planet
  •   1:00 pm – Big Astronomy
  •   2:00 pm – The Sky Tonight 
  •   3:00 pm – Choose Your Own Space Adventure!
  •   4:15 pm – Solar Superstorms

SHOW DESCRIPTIONS

Perfect Little Planet  Perfect Little Planet

Follow an alien family as they tour the planets and moons of the Solar System in search of the perfect place to vacation. (recorded show, 25 min)

Ba  Big Astronomy

Travel to exotic locales and visit some of the most advanced telescopes on the planet while learning about the diverse skills and backgrounds it takes to make big astronomy happen. (recorded show, 30 min)

F  The Sky Tonight 

Hop through constellations, learn cool star names, and discover where the moon and planets will be in the sky tonight in this live presentation. (live show, 30 min)

Whirlpool Galaxy   Choose Your Own Space Adventure!

The audience chooses the destinations in this live show. Where do you want to explore? The rings of Saturn? The supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way? The edge of the observable universe? The choice is yours! (live show, 30 min)

Solarsuper 16x9  Solar Superstorms

Explore the tangle of magnetic fields and superhot plasma that vent the Sun's rage in dramatic flares, violent solar tornadoes, and the largest eruptions in the solar system.