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.
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No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open 9:00 am
No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open
Apr 1 @ 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
Apr 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
Apr 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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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
Apr 4 @ 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,...
Brazilian Folk Tales and Southern Constellations 7:00 pm
Brazilian Folk Tales and Southern Constellations
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Brazilian Folk Tales and Southern Constellations @ Casper Planetarium
  Special Event — free and open to the public!  Dr. Guilherme Marranghello, Director of the Planetario da Unipampa (a university planetarium in Brazil), will...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
Apr 5 @ 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
Apr 6 @ 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
Apr 6 @ 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
Apr 8 @ 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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Laser Show: LaserMania 4:15 pm
Laser Show: LaserMania
Apr 9 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Laser Show: LaserMania @ Casper Planetarium
Special Event:  $8/person.  This fun family laser concert is a beautiful artistic interpretation for all ages.  Featuring music from over five decades, hearts, eyes and...
Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
Apr 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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Laser Show: LaserMania 4:15 pm
Laser Show: LaserMania
Apr 10 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Laser Show: LaserMania @ Casper Planetarium
Special Event:  $8/person.  This fun family laser concert is a beautiful artistic interpretation for all ages.  Featuring music from over five decades, hearts, eyes and...
Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
Apr 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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Laser Show: LaserMania 4:15 pm
Laser Show: LaserMania
Apr 11 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Laser Show: LaserMania @ Casper Planetarium
Special Event:  $8/person.  This fun family laser concert is a beautiful artistic interpretation for all ages.  Featuring music from over five decades, hearts, eyes and...
Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
Apr 11 @ 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,...
Laser Show: Genesis 7:00 pm
Laser Show: Genesis
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Laser Show: Genesis @ Casper Planetarium
Special Event:  $8/person.  There are certain moments in pop music when an artist reaches that pinnacle of success or dominance — either buoyed by a blockbuster album,...
Laser Show: Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon” 8:00 pm
Laser Show: Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon”
Apr 11 @ 8:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Laser Show: Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" @ Casper Planetarium
Special Event:  $8/person.  Based on Pink Floyd’s 1973 album of humanitarian, political and philosophical empathy, “Dark Side of the Moon” is one of the most...
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Laser Show: LaserMania 4:15 pm
Laser Show: LaserMania
Apr 12 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Laser Show: LaserMania @ Casper Planetarium
Special Event:  $8/person.  This fun family laser concert is a beautiful artistic interpretation for all ages.  Featuring music from over five decades, hearts, eyes and...
Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
Apr 12 @ 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,...
Laser Show: Rush “2112” 7:00 pm
Laser Show: Rush “2112”
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Laser Show: Rush "2112" @ Casper Planetarium
Special Event:  $8/person.  Over forty years ago the three prophets of Rush foretold an intergalactic war on their prog-rock album, 2112. They predicted that in...
Laser Show: Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon” 8:00 pm
Laser Show: Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon”
Apr 12 @ 8:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Laser Show: Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" @ Casper Planetarium
Special Event:  $8/person.  Based on Pink Floyd’s 1973 album of humanitarian, political and philosophical empathy, “Dark Side of the Moon” is one of the most...
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Laser Show: Rush “2112” 7:00 pm
Laser Show: Rush “2112”
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Laser Show: Rush "2112" @ Casper Planetarium
Special Event:  $8/person.  Over forty years ago the three prophets of Rush foretold an intergalactic war on their prog-rock album, 2112. They predicted that in...
Laser Show: Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon” 8:00 pm
Laser Show: Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon”
Apr 13 @ 8:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Laser Show: Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" @ Casper Planetarium
Special Event:  $8/person.  Based on Pink Floyd’s 1973 album of humanitarian, political and philosophical empathy, “Dark Side of the Moon” is one of the most...
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No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open 9:00 am
No Public Shows Today / Lobby & Gift Shop Open
Apr 15 @ 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
Apr 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
Apr 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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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
Apr 18 @ 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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Closed Today
Closed Today
Apr 19 all-day
Closed Today @ Casper Planetarium
Closed for Good Friday
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The Sun, Our Living Star 7:00 pm
The Sun, Our Living Star
Apr 20 @ 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
Apr 20 @ 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
Apr 22 @ 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
Apr 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
Apr 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,...
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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
Apr 25 @ 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
Apr 26 @ 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
Apr 27 @ 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
Apr 27 @ 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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Planetary Visions 4:15 pm
Planetary Visions
Apr 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,...