Now showing in the James H. Lynn Planetarium & Science Theater

Please call 704.866.6900 to confirm the daily program schedule.

Please note: the Laser Music Shows have been postponed until December 2019. We apologize for the inconvenience.

As the second largest planetarium in North Carolina, the Schiele Museum’s James H. Lynn Planetarium and Science Theater is home to an immersive experience unlike anything else in the area. Featuring a fully digital projection system that surrounds the audience with a domed, 360-degree screen, visitors become immersed in every show as we surround you with the wonders of the universe – on earth and beyond!

 

THE MAGIC TREEHOUSE: SPACE MISSION

Travel with Jack and Annie, stars of the award-winning Magic Tree House children's book series, as they search for answers about space! Visit stars, planets, and even a black hole in this family-favorite show.

Schedule:

Monday – Saturday 11 AM & 3:30 PM

Sundays 3:30 PM

Show Length:

Approximately 40 minutes

Tickets:

$5 per person + general museum admission

(children ages 3 and younger admitted free) 

 

THE APOLLO STORY

Fifty years ago this summer, Neil Armstrong took “one small step” onto the surface of the Moon as part of NASA’s Apollo program. Join us in celebrating this “giant leap for Mankind” as we explore what it took to get humans to the Moon! 

Schedule:

Monday – Sunday 1:30 PM & 2:30 PM

Show Length:

Approximately 40 minutes

Tickets:

$5 per person + general museum admission

(children ages 3 and younger admitted free)

(Image credit: NASA)


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.

The August 2nd "Our Carolina Sky" program have been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Check back for planetarium program updates.