Pardon Our Dust! The Wortham Giant Screen Theatre will be closed for renovations until November 8.

Planetarium Shows


Travel through the cosmos as high-resolution video technology projects images of planets, stars, meteors, solar systems and entire galaxies on the domed surface of the Burke Baker Planetarium.


Apollo & Beyond: Conquering Gravity

  The 24 Apollo astronauts who reached lunar orbit are the only humans to escape the bonds of Earth’s gravitational…

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Unseen Universe

NEW FEATURE We are creatures of sight, always trying to see farther and in greater detail -- exploring the distant…

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Black Holes

The immensity and power of black holes inspire wonder and curiosity. As we consider these stellar enigmas, the very nature…

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Starry Night Express

With both live and pre-recorded sections, this show is perfect for stargazers of all ages! First, the planetarium operator tours…

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Dark Side of the Moon

Pink Floyd's legendary album returns, enhanced by all of the capacities of the Museum’s high-definition, full-dome video system. Fantastic sound…

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Passport to the Universe

Explore the wonders of our universe! Narrator Tom Hanks guides a flight through the universe and deep into galactic space.…

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Expedition Reef

    Plunge into the bustling, biodiverse communities hidden within coral reef ecosystems around the world to discover how corals live, breathe,…

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Houston,Texas 77030
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