Planetarium Special Events

  • The planetarium periodically hosts special events that reach beyond the night sky. Special events may invite viewers to navigate a coral reef, travel inside a human cell, or explore the Sistine Chapel.

    All special events are presented in the MSUM planetarium, located on campus.

    2019 Romance Under the Stars

    Romance Under the Stars

    Need a special gift for that certain someone? Bring your sweetheart to the MSUM Planetarium for a special night under the stars! Treat you and that special someone to a romantic night like none other. Take in the beauty of the heavens and learn about some of the romantic tales tied to the sky. Join us for a special tour of the Cosmos, as we explore romantic constellations in our night sky, and visit the most breathtaking places in the universe.

    Adults only | $20 per couple

    Thursday, February 14, 6-7 pm, 7-8 pm, 8-9 pm, 9-10 pm
    Friday, February 15, 7-8 pm
    Saturday, February 16, 7-8 pm

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    Stars of PBS

    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!

    Saturday, March 23, 10 am - 5 pm

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    Skies Over Hogwarts

    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 am
    Sunday, April 14, 3 pm

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