Public Planetarium Shows

The Wayne State Planetarium presents Public Planetarium shows on a regular basis. Our public shows are presented at 7 PM various Friday evenings throughout the semester. For a show schedule, please see the Calendar on the main page of this website. Admission is currently free.  A reservation for Public Planetarium shows is not required.  We recommend, though, that you arrive 15-20 minutes early, as seating is on a first come, first serve basis.

Public Lecture Series - Science Under the Dome

The planetarium also offers a special lecture series titled "Science Under the Dome". Click here to learn about the series. An RSVP is REQUIRED for these free public lectures.  Follow the link to make your reservation for "Science Under the Dome".

Contact Us About Our Programs

The planetarium team is continuously developing new shows and educational programs. Contact us to learn more about our programs.  or call 313-577-2107.