Lasers  Laser Fest 2015!    February 13 - 22, 2015



Tuesday, January 27


Wednesday, January 28

1:00 p.m. Dinosaurs at Dusk!

Friday, January 29

7:00 p.m. Eight Planets and Counting: full dome version

8:30 p.m. Dinosaurs at Dusk!

January 2015 Planetarium Show Schedule

February 2015 Planetarium Show Schedule 

March 2015 Planetarium Show Schedule

April 2015 Planetarium Show Schedule

May 2015 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
January 28, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
January 30, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
January 30, 2015
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
January 31, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
February 1, 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.

January 2015 Night Sky Calendar

Star party

January 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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