Dome Showtimes

Daily Dome Schedule

January-March

Tuesday-Saturday (see special schedule for 1st Wednesdays*)

  • 11:30 am - One World, One Sky with Big Bird and Elmo
  • 12:30 pm - New Show! Eclipse: The Sun Revealed
  • 2:30 pm - Stars Over Peoria 
  • 3:30 pm – Uniview: Sailing to Ocean Worlds
  • 4:15 pm - Eclipse: The Sun Revealed (Friday-Sunday only)

Sunday

  • 1:15 pm - New Show! Eclipse: The Sun Revealed
  • 2:30 pm - Stars Over Peoria 
  • 3:30 pm – Uniview: Sailing to Ocean Worlds
  • 4:15 pm - Eclipse: The Sun Revealed (Friday-Sunday only)

*Special Schedule - February 19, Engineering Day 

  • 1:00 pm - Legends of the Night Sky: Orion
  • 1:30 pm - Back to the Moon for Good
  • 2:00 pm - Dynamic Earth
  • 2:30 pm - Stars Over Peoria
  • 3:00 pm - Back to the Moon for Good
  • 3:30 pm – Uniview: Sailing to Ocean Worlds
  • 4:00 pm - Legends of the Night Sky: Orion
  • 4:30 pm - Dynamic Earth

*Special First Wednesdays Schedule - Feb 1 & Mar 1:

  • 11:15 am - One World, One Sky with Big Bird and Elmo
  • Noon - Special Event: Relax Under the Stars
  • 1:10 pm - Eclipse: The Sun Revealed
  • 2:30 pm - Stars Over Peoria 
  • 3:30 pm – Uniview: Sailing to Ocean Worlds

SHOWS

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Eclipse: The Sun Revealed 
Are you ready for the total solar eclipse of 2017? This show uses beautiful visuals to explore the historical and cultural view of solar and lunar eclipses, and explains the geometry that creates the awe-inspiring sight. Learn how to safely watch an eclipse, and about scientific discoveries that have been supported by total solar eclipses. 30 min.

One World, One Sky with Big Bird and Elmo 
This show is based on the popular television program, Sesame Street. Big Bird, Elmo, and their friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu, take viewers on a voyage of discovery to learn about the Big Dipper, the North Star, the Sun, and the Moon. 30 min.

Stars Over Peoria
Learn about the stars and planets that you can see overhead this season in this interactive program. Hop through constellations, learn cool star names, and discover where the moon and planets will be in the current sky. Zoom in and take a closer look at the planets visible in the night sky! Live show, 25 min.

Uniview - Sailing to Ocean Worlds

Recent exploration has uncovered liquid oceans hidden inside icy moons in the outer Solar System. Could these oceans be hiding alien life? Sail through the Solar System with us as we explore ocean worlds in this live and interactive show. 30 min.