Laser Shows – Back by Popular Demand!

Your favorite music comes to life, enhanced with vivid neon-colored graphics splashed across the full 360 degrees of the Planetarium dome! We’re happy to have the laser shows from Audio Visual Imagineering playing April 9 – 13 only. Admission is $8 per person (cash or check only, please; we can’t…

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Southern Constellations and Brazilian Folk Tales

Discover the constellations that can be seen from Earth’s southern hemisphere.  On Thursday, April 4, at 7 pm, Dr. Guilherme Marranghello will give a free presentation at the Casper Planetarium that includes a tour of the constellations in the southern skies and recounting some of the Brazilian folk tales that…

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Telescope Workshop

Are you thinking about getting a telescope? Do you already have one, but would like to learn how to get more out of it? Join Casper Planetarium staff members Michele Wistisen and Rod Kennedy on Wednesday, March 27, for a workshop that will cover the basics of selecting and using…

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Shane Larson Wants You to Think Big … Really Big

Shane Larson

“Space is big. Really big. You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it’s a long way down the road to the chemist, but that’s just peanuts to space.” Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy The age and vastness of…

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Sun Day on Saturday – a Free Solar Celebration

Warm, abundant sunshine – it’s one of the best things about summer!   Bring your kids to the Casper Planetarium on Saturday, June 2, from 2 to 4 pm for a free solar celebration.   Outside on the lawn we’ll have a solar telescope, a sunspotter, and solar eclipse glasses for safely…

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