Current Schedule (May 31-Sept 3)

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Day Pass | Purchase Tickets

Interested in seeing more than one show? A day pass allows you to  save money by enjoying as many shows in a day as you would like.

 

Children’s ShowPurchase Tickets

Planetarium shows suitable for children ages 10 & under such as: Accidental Astronauts; Little Star That Could; From the Blue Planet to the Red Planet; Earth, Moon, & Sun; Secret of the Cardboard Rocket; and Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea.

RobotsPurchase Tickets

Today’s robots are nothing short of astonishing, and those coming in the not-too-distant future are simply revolutionary. These humanoid robots are becoming eerily like us. Explore what it takes to make a humanoid robot—a robot that can do anything we can do without the benefit of a human brain. ROBOTS is a fascinating and fun look at what makes us human, how far machines can really go to look and act like us, and how humanoids, through their successes and failures, are already changing the world.

Sea Lions: Life By a Whisker| Purchase Tickets

Between a jagged cliff face and a roaring ocean, lives a colony of Australian Sea Lions. In an environment equally as harsh as it is beautiful, be immersed in a classic coming of age tale guided by one of Australia’s most unique, intelligent, and playful animals. Take an intimate journey inside the colony where a life of great intimacy, tenderness, and clumsiness, must often give way to a life of great sacrifice and bravery. Dive into the world of a rare Australian Sea Lion pup – and meet the people that are trying to save her species.

Forward! To The Moon | Purchase Tickets

In this exciting program, Kari Byron from Crash Test World and MythBusters launches us on a journey beyond the Earth towards a sustainable future in space. NASA’s 21st century Artemis program, named after the Greek moon Goddess and twin of Apollo, is the next step in our mission to explore the universe and land the first woman and person of color on the surface of the Moon.

 

Journey Through Space- Live Purchase Tickets

Come join us for this live-interactive show narrated by one of our planetarium educators, who will guide you on a journey through the solar system and beyond! Visit the planets up close, and maybe even land on the moon or Mars.

 

Big Astronomy | Purchase Tickets

Big Astronomy: People, Places, Discoveries explores three observatories located in extreme environments and remote locations in Chile. Due to its special climate and location, which creates stable, dry air Chile is one of the best places in the world for astronomy. By 2022, 70% of the world’s optical and infrared collecting power will be located in Chile. With a focus on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) the film highlights the multitude of careers needed to keep the great observatories working. The show is narrated by Barbara Rojas-Ayala, a Chilean astronomer.

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Image of the Day

In this picture from 2016, our Super Guppy, a specialized aircraft with a unique hinged nose, lands at Moffett Field at NASA Ames.