Now Showing in the JLP


Now Showing in the JLP 

Tickets: $3 for all visitors, plus museum admission.  Children 3 and younger admitted free.

All programs are subject to change. While we make every effort to present the shows as listed on our website and in our activities calendar, equipment issues may prevent their presentation, and we may be forced to substitute shows. If you're planning to see a certain show, we recommend that you call our Reception Desk at 704.866.6908 to confirm presentation status. We apologize in advance for any problems our substitution policy may present.



Oasis in Space

Saturday 1 & 3 PM

Sunday 3 PM

Tuesday – Friday 4 PM

Free Tuesdays 7 PM (standard fees apply)

Take a startlingly beautiful voyage through the Solar System, Milky Way Galaxy and the Universe beyond in search of liquid water – a key element for life here on Earth.




Back to the Moon for Good

Tuesday - Friday 2 PM

Saturday 11 AM & 2 PM

Sunday 2 PM

Free Tuesdays 6 PM (standard fees apply)

Enjoy an immersive race to return to the Moon 40 years after the historic Apollo landings.  Learn about the Moon’s resources and what humanity’s future there might be.  Discover how competition between privately funded international teams is ushering in a new era of lunar exploration.



Spring Sky Show

Saturdays & Sundays 4 PM

Explore two fascinating topics in one science theater program.  First, explore the constellations of spring in a seasonal stargazing tour of the night sky.  Then, take in an depth look at our parent star, the incredible Sun.