Planetarium

HAPPY TURKEY DAY! The Planetarium is closed between Wed Nov 26 - Sat, Nov 29 so as to afford our staff members ample time to aggravate their relatives. Enjoy the holiday!
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UPCOMING SHOWS/EVENTS

SHOW ADMISSION PRICES

Monday, November 24:

1:00 p.m. Eight Planets and Counting

Tuesday, November 25:

1:00 p.m. Dinosaurs at Dusk!

Planetarium closed November 26 - 29 for Thanksgiving holiday

Sunday, November 30:  (Free Sunday)

3:00 p.m. Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

November 2014 Planetarium Show Schedule

December 2014 Planetarium Show Schedule

 

News & Events

Dinosaurs at Dusk, a whirlwind time travel adventure back to the epoch of the dinosaurs, starts this September at USM’s Southworth Planetarium!
Asteroid contrail over Urals
An asteroid explodes over the Ural Mountains Friday, injuring more than 900
November 24, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
November 25, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
November 30, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
December 1, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
December 5, 2014
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium

November 2014 Night Sky Calendar

Star party

November 2014 Night Sky Calendar

A monthly sky watcher's guide written by the Southworth Planetarium staff.

Birthday Parties at the Planetarium!

The planetarium is a perfect place to celebrate a birthday!   Our rates are reasonable; our facility is "spacey"; our staff is beyond friendly; our shows are engaging; and the experience is educational as well as being entertaining.

About Us

What can you do at the Southworth Planetarium?  See a showenroll in a classattend a lecture, buy fascinating science toys, explore our exhibit area, learn the night sky.

We are open throughout the week. Not only do we have public shows, but we offer private shows to school groups, scout troops, birthday parties, business organizations, and more.

Like the Universe, itself, the more you explore the planetarium, the more you'll discover!  

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