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Burke Baker Planetarium

What’s New at the Planetarium

Opened in 1964, the Burke Baker Planetarium has presented astronomical programs to millions of visitors. Fly through the universe, experience the vastness of space, roam planetary surfaces, navigate asteroid fields, and watch the latest fulldome shows.
Planetarium
Expedition Reef
20 Minutes
Planetarium
Cosmic Collisions
20 Minutes
Planetarium
Dark Side of the Moon
20 Minutes
All Shows
Planetarium
Mystery of the Christmas Star
Journey back over 2000 years to Bethlehem as we seek to discover a scientific explanation for the star the wise men followed to find the baby Jesus.
20 Minutes
Planetarium
The Great Planet Adventures
Embark on Thrilling Off-World Expeditions and Experience Low-Gravity Excitement Across the Celestial Landscapes of Mercury, Pluto, Titan, Triton, and the Moon
20 Minutes
Planetarium
Starry Night Express
Unveiling the Secrets of the Universe and Taking You on a Mesmerizing Tour of the Solar System and Beyond
20 Minutes
Planetarium
Passport to the Universe
Unveiling NASA’s Vision for a Sustainable Future in Space, as the Artemis Program Sets its Sights on the Moon and Beyond
20 Minutes
Planetarium
Forward to the Moon
Unveiling NASA’s Vision for a Sustainable Future in Space, as the Artemis Program Sets its Sights on the Moon and Beyond
20 Minutes
Planetarium
Expedition Reef
Immerse Yourself in a Captivating Oceanic Safari, Narrated by Lea Salonga, and Discover the Vitality and Peril of Earth’s Dazzling Coral Ecosystems
20 Minutes
Planetarium
Death of the Dinosaurs
Journey Through Time and Discover the Astonishing Lives and Mysterious Demise of Earth’s Ancient Giants
20 Minutes
Planetarium
Dark Side of the Moon
Step into a Revolutionary Audiovisual Experience, Where Timeless Music and Captivating Visuals Merge in a Mesmerizing Fusion of Sight and Sound
20 Minutes
Planetarium
Cosmic Collisions
Narrated by Robert Redford, Witness the Explosive Encounters that Reshaped Our World and Fostered the Origins of Life on Earth
20 Minutes
Planetarium
Black Holes
Embark on an Intergalactic Journey to Understand the Immense Power and Mind-Bending Nature of Black Holes
20 Minutes

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Meet the Curators
Our curators’ combined expertise ranges from A to Z…
from archaeology to zoology!
Our curators’ combined expertise ranges from A to Z… from archaeology to zoology!