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WINTER & SPRING 2024 - WE RECOMMEND ALL VISITORS TO WEAR MASKS WHILE INSIDE THE PLANETARIUM

PURCHASING TICKETS: Please purchase tickets in advance. A limited number of tickets may be available at the door the day of the show and they will be sold first come, first serve. An admission ticket is required for every seat. Tickets will not be mailed, they will be available upon check in when you arrive to the planetarium. Please provide your full name the tickets were purchased under to cashier (pending transactions from websites are not considered confirmations.)

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Price: $12.00

Quantity: 85. 

In Magic Tree House: Space Mission, a mysterious "M" sends the intrepid Jack and Annie on a fun-filled journey to discover the secrets of the Sun, Moon, planets, space travel and more. Aligned with early elementary information skills learning objectives, this beautifully produced show is a winner with Magic Tree House fans of all ages. 
Family Audience - Children 4 and older
 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 88. 

Have you ever wondered what makes the Moon so special? Apart from the Sun, the Moon is one of the brightest objects in the sky and it’s the second place, other than the Earth, that humans have set foot. Come and learn about the Moon’s phases, craters and other characteristics that make the Moon a very special place.
Family Audience - Children 5 and older
*This show includes a FREE giveaway of the Bob Crelin Moon Gazer Wheel
 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 95. 

Travel from the outermost reaches of the solar system faster than the speed of light, taking in the wonders of the planets and their moons, from Pluto to Earth, zoom past planets revolving above you. See the ringed systems of the outer planets and the detail of various moons, all digitally rendered using real images from satellites. Finally, return home to Earth and contrast our home planet with the other worlds you've explored. 
Family Audience - Children 8 and older 
 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 130. 

Climb aboard a magical cardboard rocket with two young adventurers, Marcus and Bonnie, and experience a breathtaking, up-close look at each of our solar system's planets with guidance from “Astronomy Book” - a character personified by a wise, kind old man. It's not until the end of the adventure when you find out what the true secret of the rocket is - something that makes this apparently impossible trip to the edges of the Universe and back become possible. 
Family Audience - Children 4 and older 

 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 119. 

In Magic Tree House: Space Mission, a mysterious "M" sends the intrepid Jack and Annie on a fun-filled journey to discover the secrets of the Sun, Moon, planets, space travel and more. Aligned with early elementary information skills learning objectives, this beautifully produced show is a winner with Magic Tree House fans of all ages. 
Family Audience - Children 4 and older
 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 68. 

There’s a place from which nothing escapes, not even light, where time and space literally come to an end. It’s at this point, inside this fantastic riddle, that black holes exert their sway over the cosmos… and our imaginations. In this show, you will zip through otherworldly wormholes, experience the creation of the Milky Way Galaxy and witness the violent death of a star, and subsequent birth of a black hole.
General Audience - Children 8 and older


 
 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 115. 

In Magic Tree House: Space Mission, a mysterious "M" sends the intrepid Jack and Annie on a fun-filled journey to discover the secrets of the Sun, Moon, planets, space travel and more. Aligned with early elementary information skills learning objectives, this beautifully produced show is a winner with Magic Tree House fans of all ages. 
Family Audience - Children 4 and older
 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 127. 

This is a story about Little Star, an average yellow star searching for planets of his own to protect and warm. Along the way, he meets other stars, learns what makes each star special, and discovers that stars combine to form star clusters and galaxies.

Eventually, Little Star finds his planets. Each planet is introduced to the audience with basic information about our Solar System.

Family Audience - Children 4  and older

 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 120. 

Through impressive immersive scenarios, "Mexica Archaeoastronomy: Between Space and Time" illustrates the important role played by astronomical observation for the evolution of pre-Hispanic cultures in central Mexico. The Mexicans used the calendrical and astronomical knowledge inherited by their predecessor cultures to found the capital of their empire: Tenochtitlan. Vibrant colors, shapes and sounds transport the viewer to one of the most important cultures that, to this day, still lives in the heart and skin of the Mexican people.
General Audience – Children 8 and older
 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 124. 

In Magic Tree House: Space Mission, a mysterious "M" sends the intrepid Jack and Annie on a fun-filled journey to discover the secrets of the Sun, Moon, planets, space travel and more. Aligned with early elementary information skills learning objectives, this beautifully produced show is a winner with Magic Tree House fans of all ages. 
Family Audience - Children 4 and older
 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 126. 

Explore the relationship between the Earth, Moon and Sun with the help of an amusing character adapted from Native American oral traditions who has many misconceptions about our home planet and its most familiar neighbors. How do the Earth, Moon and Sun work together as a system and what is the myth and science behind it? Why does the Sun rise and set? Why do we see different constellations during different seasons? What is an eclipse? Learn about the Moon's phases and orbit. Explore past and future space travel to our Moon and beyond.

Family Audience - Children 6 and older.
 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 120. 

*LIVE SHOW
Join us for a live tour of the current night sky. Learn how to find visible planets and seasonal star patterns. We'll explore both familiar favorites and others that are lesser known. We'll also show you where to find deep-sky objects like star clusters and nebulae, so you can locate them with your own binoculars or home telescope. Each show will include a deep dive into a different astronomical topic.
General Audience - Children 8 and older
 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 128. 

Join Big Bird and Elmo on an unforgettable journey to the Moon and back!

When Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu stops by Sesame Street for a visit, he notices that Sesame Street is a little bit different from his home in China. But when he looks up at the sky, he feels right at home. Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu may live in different cities, but they share the same sky!

With a little help from Big Bird, the two friends learn about the Sun, the Moon, and the Big Dipper, then blast off in an imaginary rocket to the Moon! Along the way, they invite the audience to sing along to songs about space and celebrate the sky that belongs to everyone.
Family Audience - Children 4 and older

 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 123. 

In Magic Tree House: Space Mission, a mysterious "M" sends the intrepid Jack and Annie on a fun-filled journey to discover the secrets of the Sun, Moon, planets, space travel and more. Aligned with early elementary information skills learning objectives, this beautifully produced show is a winner with Magic Tree House fans of all ages. 
Family Audience - Children 4 and older
 

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 128. 

This live-action fulldome program puts you on the deck of the voyaging canoe Hokule'a as you explore traditional Polynesian navigation. Learn how to read the stars and interpret the winds and waves to navigate without modern instruments. The film tells the story of the Polynesian Voyaging Society and the recovery of the nearly-lost art and science of traditional, non-instrument navigation in Hawaii.

This show will be an interactive immersion into becoming a Wayfinder. Unique to our regular programming, the full hour will including the fulldome program and opportunities to learn and pratice navigating the ocean using the skies.

General audience - Children 8 and older