Imagine soaring out to the farthest known quasar, exploring recently discovered galaxies, or journeying through an historic civilization.
The Minnesota State University Moorhead planetarium offers a variety of multimedia presentations that awe, amaze, entertain and educate viewers of all ages. Tour the planets and known universe through a night sky simulation that delivers spectacular imagery through a dynamic and total immersion experience. The planetarium uses the premier Elumenati projector and Uniview scientific software used by the most prestigious planetariums in the country. The planetarium comfortably seats 62, and serves 10,000 visitors annually.
Stars of PBS
Our 5th Annual Stars of PBS event! Come to the MSUM Planetarium for a day of fun. Featuring One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure playing every 45 minutes. Meet Cat in the Hat, drawings for prizes throughout the day and lots of demos and activities for the whole family! Tickets will be available on site 1 hour before each showtime. They will be first come first served basis.
Saturday, March 23, 10 am - 3 pm
Become a co-pilot on a space adventure and choose your own destinations! Every show is different because the audience is the guide.
Saturday, April 6, 10 amSunday, April 7, 3 pm
What’s Up?! A Monthly Night Sky Tour
Want to know what you can see in the sky this month? Don’t want to miss out on celestial events like meteor showers? This is the show for you! Each month we will take a tour of what you can find in our sky for that month and what to look for. We will show you how to use a sky map and suggest free apps that also work well.
Tuesday, April 9, 6:30 pm
Skies Over Hogwarts
Join us in a special show featuring your favorite characters from the Harry Potter series! Come join us and see if you can “Spot-ter” some stars!
Saturday, April 13, 10 amSunday, April 14, 3 pm