A wide variety of regularly scheduled public shows exploring the night sky will tantalize your curiosity and let you escape to another world. MSUM planetarium shows are affordable, family-friendly and offered year-round.
All public shows are presented in the MSUM planetarium, located on campus.
Khrumka’s Adventures in the Winter Forest
On their way through the fairy tale winter forest, little Khrumka and his friends watch the Northern Lights, witness the flight of an asteroid, and admire the constellations of the winter sky. Thrilling rides, magic, and surprises await them on their fantastic journey.
Saturday, December 1, 10-11 am
Season of Light
Get in the holiday spirit! “Season of Light” traces the history of many of the world’s December holiday customs, recounting the historical, religious and cultural rituals practiced during the time of winter solstice. It also takes a look at some of our more light-hearted seasonal traditions.
Sunday, December 2, 2-3 pm
Choose Your Own Space Adventure
Become a co-pilot on a space adventure and choose your own destinations! Every show is different because the audience is the guide. These shows will be held every 2nd weekend of the month.
Saturday, December 8, 10 amSunday, December 9, 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. These shows will be held on the 1st Tuesday of each month.
Tuesday, December 4, 6:30 pm