UPCOMING SHOWS/EVENTS

Thursday, September 18

7:00 p.m. Southworth Planetarium Science Lecture Series 2014 
Integrative therapies, pain and stress: Reflections at the intersection of practice and science.

Friday, September 19

7:00 p.m. TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS

8:30 p.m. IBEX! Search for the Solar System's Edge

Saturday, September 20

3:00 p.m. Dinosaurs at Dusk!

Sunday, September 21

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

September 2014 Planetarium Show Schedule

October 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
September 20, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
September 21, 2014
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
September 22, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
September 23, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
September 24, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:00 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.

September 2014 Night Sky Calendar

Star party

September 2014 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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