Planetarium Public Shows

  • 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.

    Choose Your Own Space Adventure

    Choose Your Own Space Adventure

    Anyone remember those CYOA books? Well, now you can do them in space at the MSUM Planetarium! 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.

    September 8 - December 9 | Saturdays, 10 am & Sundays, 3 pm

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    What's Up A Monthly Night Sky Tour

    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.

    September 4 - December 4 | Tuesdays, 6:30 pm

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    Solar System Explorers Program

    Solar System Explorers

    Now for adults too! Grab your space passport and adventure with us to the far-off reaches of our Solar System. Visit each planet and get a planet sticker for your passport. Fill in all the planets and you become an official Solar System Explorer! Each month will feature different planets to visit. The cheapest, easiest, and SAFEST way to tour our Solar System!

    September 15 - December 16
    Twinkle Tots (ages 2-5 yrs): Saturdays, 10 am
    Space Cadets (ages 6-10): Sundays, 3 pm
    NEW! Astro Adventurers (adults): Saturdays, 7 pm

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