"We are an impossibility in an impossible universe." - Ray Bradbury In 1990, the first exoplanet was discovered. Since then over 3000 more planets around other stars have been confirmed. Explore how our understanding of life on Earth guides the hunt for alien life elsewhere in the Universe. We...
Saturday, January 13 2018 11:00 AM — 12:30 PM
Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon,” released in 1973, is the band’s most commercially successful work and has sold more than 50 million copies. Experience Pink Floyd's epic album with stunning laser visuals, staggering multimedia and intense sound.
Wed, Dec 27 2017 7:00 PM — Fri, Dec 29 2017 8:30 PM
This festive program features a mix of everyone’s favorite holiday music, from the classical to the modern, all set to fantastic laser light and digital artwork. Laser Holidays is rated two on a five-point intensity scale, so it is appropriate for family members of all ages. The 15 songs range f...
Wed, Dec 27 2017 11:00 AM — Fri, Dec 29 2017 7:00 PM
Bella GaiaDiscover the connections between natural systems and human activities. Bella Gaia – Beautiful Earth, takes the audience on a spectacular journey around planet Earth simulating the transformative effect astronauts feel while orbiting above.This poetic musical journey features astounding ...
Thu, Oct 5 2017 7:00 PM — Fri, Dec 29 2017 3:30 PM
Ever since people first noticed the changing length of the days, the longest night of the year has been a special time marked by celebration. Ancient cultures around the world, from Rome to China to the Americas, developed customs and rituals designed to welcome the return of the sun and the begi...
Thursday, December 21 2017 7:00 PM — 8:30 PM
What does it take to become an astronaut? Experience a rocket launch from inside the body of an astronaut. Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. "Astronaut" is an exp...
Saturday, December 9 2017 11:00 AM — 12:30 PM
Perfect little planet. Greetings Earthlings! We’re on vacation! Imagine you could take the ultimate space vacation — where would you go to find that ideal place? In “Perfect Little Planet,” a family from another star system is doing just that — looking for the perfect vacation spot as they trave...
Saturday, November 11 2017 11:00 AM — 12:30 PM
In a feast of colours and sounds, Mayan Archaeoastronomy: Observers of the Universe makes a tour of 6 Mayan temples: San Gervasio, Chichen Itzá, Uxmal, Edzná, Palenque and Bonampak where the spectator dives into a Mayan world of knowledge about the importance of the orientations of its temples in...
Thu, Nov 2 2017 7:00 PM — Thu, Nov 9 2017 8:30 PM
While on a routine fossil-hunting expedition, The Zula Patrol turns up evidence that the villainous Deliria Delight has been travelling back in time to Earth’s prehistoric past to illegally dump her company’s toxic trash. The Zula Patrollers must find and catch her, before her actions cause catas...
Saturday, October 14 2017 11:00 AM — 12:30 PM
The Glastonbury Planetarium will hold the Eclipse 2017 Observing Event on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, in the field next to the planetarium. The event will run from noon to 4:00 p.m., with the point of maximum eclipse occurring at 2:45 p.m. local time. Viewing will be from the field next to the planet...
Monday, August 21 2017 1:00 PM — 4:00 PM