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Planetarium

Location:
Planetarium 101 S. School Street
Normal, IL
Phone:
(309) 438-8756
Website:
https://physics.illinoisstate.edu/planetarium/

The Illinois State Planetarium seats approximately 110 visitors. The planetarium offers great shows at very low prices.

More than 250,000 visitors have enjoyed the planetarium since it opened in 1964. The planetarium has a yearly audience of around 15,000 visitors.

Upcoming Events

November 2019

The ISU Planetarium Presents: The Sun, Our Living Star

Date:
Friday, November 15th
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Discover the secrets of our star and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive full-dome format.  “The Sun, Our Living Star” is a visually striking planetarium show about the most important star in our lives.

The ISU Planetarium Presents: Distant Worlds – Alien Life?

Date:
Saturday, November 16th
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Looking into the night sky we view infinity.  Could alien life exist out there somewhere?
“Distant Worlds” investigates the conditions required for life, beginning with planets and moons in our Solar System and venturing out to some of the newly-discovered exoplanets orbiting other stars.

The ISU Planetarium Presents: The Sun, Our Living Star

Date:
Saturday, November 16th
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Discover the secrets of our star and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive full-dome format.  “The Sun, Our Living Star” is a visually striking planetarium show about the most important star in our lives.

The ISU Planetarium Presents: The Sun, Our Living Star

Date:
Friday, November 22nd
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Discover the secrets of our star and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive full-dome format.  “The Sun, Our Living Star” is a visually striking planetarium show about the most important star in our lives.

The ISU Planetarium Presents: Distant Worlds – Alien Life?

Date:
Saturday, November 23rd
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Looking into the night sky we view infinity.  Could alien life exist out there somewhere?
“Distant Worlds” investigates the conditions required for life, beginning with planets and moons in our Solar System and venturing out to some of the newly-discovered exoplanets orbiting other stars.

The ISU Planetarium Presents: The Sun, Our Living Star

Date:
Saturday, November 23rd
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Discover the secrets of our star and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive full-dome format.  “The Sun, Our Living Star” is a visually striking planetarium show about the most important star in our lives.