Location and Hours

The Southworth Planetarium is in the Science Building on the University of Southern Maine's Portland Campus. The building's physical address is 70 Falmouth Street, Portland, Maine. The parking garage is located on Bedford Street — a short walk from the Planetarium.

We are open for group shows at any time of the week and weekend. Call 207-780-4249 for more information.

Public shows:

Monday and Wednesdays at 1:00 p.m.

Friday evenings at 7:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday at 3:00 p.m.
(No Sunday matinees in June, July, and August.)

School vacation weeks:

Monday - Friday at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. 

Summer vacation:

Monday - Thursday at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. 

Laser shows:

February and April School vacation weeks only.  Showtimes vary.