The Sun, Our Living Star

Discover the secrets of our star and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format. This visually striking planetarium show explores the most important star in our lives. Showing on Saturday evenings at 7 pm (except for the first Saturday of each month).

Planetary Visions

Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character, Toggle, and the interactivity of the operator with the show and the audience, this is a treat for all who attend. Showing on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday afternoons at 4:15.

Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity

Ancient astronomers knew the Earth was round, created an accurate star map, and developed a method for predicting eclipses. Sailors navigated by the stars. The seven most Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity are responsible for most of the astronomy we still use everyday. Showing Saturday evenings at 8 pm.

Summer Camps: To the Moon!

2019 marks 50 years since humans first set foot on the Moon. Our Summer Astronomy Camps celebrate the science and history of the Apollo Missions, and the outlook for returning to the Moon. Click on this block for more information.

New This Summer: Earth Science Camp

9- and 10-year-olds are invited to join Amber French for 5 sessions of learning about our natural world -- animals, weather, habitats and more. This camp meets each Monday in July from 9 to 10:30 am. Click anywhere in this block for more details and a registration form.

Scroll Down for our Calendar of Public Shows

Experience a Full-Dome Show and immerse yourself in fabulous worlds! 360-degree fully animated graphics presented in high definition can take you anywhere, from our own planet Earth to distant parts of the universe. All regular shows (excluding special events like laser shows) are just $3 per person and include a brief live talk about things to observe in the current night sky.
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 1 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 2 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 3 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Entirely Live 7:00 pm
Entirely Live
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Entirely Live @ Casper Planetarium
Experience an entirely live tour of the night sky including stars, planets, and stories about the constellations by a planetarium staff member.  Presented regularly on...
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity 8:00 pm
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity
May 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity @ Casper Planetarium
Did you know that over 2,000 years ago ancient astronomers knew the Earth was round, measured its diameter and distance from the sun, created an...
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No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open 9:00 am
No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open @ Casper Planetarium
We don’t have any public shows today, but our lobby displays and gift shop are open from 9 to 5.
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 7 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 8 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 9 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 10 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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The Sun, Our Living Star 7:00 pm
The Sun, Our Living Star
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Sun, Our Living Star @ Casper Planetarium
The Sun is our nearest star and our planet’s powerhouse, the source of the energy that drives our winds, our weather and all life.   Don’t be...
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity 8:00 pm
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity
May 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity @ Casper Planetarium
Did you know that over 2,000 years ago ancient astronomers knew the Earth was round, measured its diameter and distance from the sun, created an...
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No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open 9:00 am
No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open @ Casper Planetarium
We don’t have any public shows today, but our lobby displays and gift shop are open from 9 to 5.
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 14 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 15 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 16 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 17 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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The Sun, Our Living Star 7:00 pm
The Sun, Our Living Star
May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Sun, Our Living Star @ Casper Planetarium
The Sun is our nearest star and our planet’s powerhouse, the source of the energy that drives our winds, our weather and all life.   Don’t be...
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity 8:00 pm
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity
May 18 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity @ Casper Planetarium
Did you know that over 2,000 years ago ancient astronomers knew the Earth was round, measured its diameter and distance from the sun, created an...
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No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open 9:00 am
No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open @ Casper Planetarium
We don’t have any public shows today, but our lobby displays and gift shop are open from 9 to 5.
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 21 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 22 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 23 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 24 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
25
The Sun, Our Living Star 7:00 pm
The Sun, Our Living Star
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Sun, Our Living Star @ Casper Planetarium
The Sun is our nearest star and our planet’s powerhouse, the source of the energy that drives our winds, our weather and all life.   Don’t be...
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity 8:00 pm
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity
May 25 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Amazing Astronomers of Antiquity @ Casper Planetarium
Did you know that over 2,000 years ago ancient astronomers knew the Earth was round, measured its diameter and distance from the sun, created an...
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Closed Today
Closed Today
May 27 all-day
Closed Today @ Casper Planetarium
Closed for Memorial Day
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 28 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 29 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 30 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
May 31 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Planetary Visions @ Casper Planetarium
Planetary Visions is a fantastic, interactive program that is best described as an adventurous tour of the Solar System. With its whimsical, flying robot main character,...