Dr. James E Rothman, Nobel Laureate 2013 

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Friday, May 8, 2015

7:00 p.m. Dinosaurs at Dusk!

8:30 p.m. Eight Planets and Counting

Saturday, May 9, 2015

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

Sunday, May 10, 2015

3:00 p.m. Full Dome: The Little Star That Could

Monday, May 11, 2015

1:00 p.m. Dinosaurs at Dusk!

7:00 p.m. The Astronomy Cafe:  Celestial Mythology

 

May 2015 Planetarium Show Schedule

June 2015 Southworth 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
May 6, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
May 8, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
May 8, 2015
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
May 9, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
May 10, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium

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.

May 2015 Night Sky Calendar

Star party

May 2015 Night Sky Calendar

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

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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