Now Showing in the Planetarium

 Programs are available on a daily basis and the programs rotate each month. Online tickets will reflect the program times, titles, & availability.



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 Travel with Jack and Annie, stars of the award winning Magic Tree House children’s book series as they search for answers to a mysterious riddle.  Visit an observatory, talk to an astronaut, and then fly off to the deepest corners of the universe on a mission to discover the secrets of our Sun, Moon, planets, space travel and more!


Narrated by Tony Award® winner Lea Salonga, Expedition Reef will immerse you in a vibrant undersea adventure. Along the way, discover how corals grow, feed, reproduce, and support over 25% of all marine life on Earth—while facing unprecedented threats from climate change, habitat destruction, and overfishing.

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 Discover the stars, planets, other celestial events visible in the sky tonight. This program will give you the skills you need to find your way around the night sky. This interactive show is different every time, so sit back, relax, and see what’s up in The Sky Tonight! 

Recommended for all ages.

For program times, please click on PURCHASE TICKETS, then the date you'd like to visit & select planetarium for availability. 


$5 per person

(children ages 3 and younger admitted free)

PLEASE NOTE: All programs are subject to change without notice. While we make every effort to present the shows as listed on our website and in our events calendar, we may need to substitute shows. If you're planning to see a certain show, we recommend that you call our Admissions Desk at 704.866.6900 to confirm presentation status. 

Shows begin promptly at their scheduled time. Due to the planetarium’s dark environment, late admission or re-admission once a program begins is not permitted; please arrive early to allow time for seating. Ticket purchases are non-refundable.