The Alice and Leonard Dreyfuss Planetarium is a spectacular, interactive theater for learning about astronomy, space, and planetary science.

  • Beyond the Sun

    12pm & 2pm
    25 minutes
    Appropriate for ages 5+.

    Journey with Celeste and Moon through the Universe to discover rogue planets, oceanic worlds, and super-Earths in their search for exoplanets.

  • Extreme Planets

    1pm & 3pm
    32 minutes
    Appropriate for ages 10+.

    For centuries, humanity has wondered whether we are alone in the Universe.  This show explores what makes a planet “Earth-like” and tours several worlds that just might fit the conditions we’re looking for.

Location: Main Building, First Floor

Planetarium Rules

The Planetarium is running at full capacity (50 people max per show) on a first come, first served basis. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of the show. Programs begin promptly and latecomers will not be admitted. No exceptions.

Food and drink are not allowed in the theater.

For safety reasons, no re-entry will be allowed once the show starts.

Familiarize yourself with our visiting guidelines before you arrive at the Museum.