The University of Arizona

Planetarium & Laser Show Schedule

Fall 2015 Schedule, Aug. 24 - Nov. 25

*Schedule is subject to change on home U of A Football Game Days

Monday

No Shows

Tuesday

4pm Touring the Solar System

Wednesday

4pm Tucson Sky and Beyond

Thursday

4pm From Earth to the Universe

Friday

4pm Magic Tree House
5pm Touring the Solar System
6pm Exploring New Horizons
7pm Tucson Sky and Beyond
8pm From Earth to the Universe
9pm Laser Light Music Show

Saturday

12pm Magic Tree House
1pm Touring the Solar System
2pm From Earth to the Universe
3pm Tucson Sky and Beyond
4pm Magic Tree House
5pm Touring the Solar System
6pm Exploring New Horizons
7pm Tucson Sky and Beyond
8pm From Earth to the Universe
9pm Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon

Sunday

1pm Magic Tree House
2pm Touring the Solar System
3pm Tucson Sky and Beyond
4pm From Earth to the Universe

Shows start promptly on the hour. There is a 10 minute late policy, but after that time admission will not be allowed into shows.

Magic Tree House Space Mission - Based on the popular children’s book series, in Magic Tree House® Space Mission, a mysterious “M” sends the intrepid Jack and Annie on a fun-filled journey to discover the secrets of the Sun, Moon, planets, space travel and more. Aligned with early elementary information skills learning objectives, this beautifully-produced show is a winner with Magic Tree House® fans of all ages and school audiences alike.

Type of Show: FullDome film followed by a live star talk
Recommended for:  Kinder to 3rd

Tucson Sky and Beyond - This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it! Take a relaxing look at the night sky as one of our skilled "Console Captains" gives you a guided tour of the stars, planets, constellations and current events happening in the night sky. This live show is never the same and there is always a surprise in store
Type of Show: Live FullDome Presentation
Recommended for:  All ages, show can be tailored to your grade level

Touring the Planets - Zoom away from planet Earth and take a guided tour through the Solar System! In this show we stop by each of the planets and learn why they are unique.  We’ll even explore moons, asteroids, the Milky Way and beyond. Hold on, this is one fun ride.
Type of Show: Live FullDome Presentation
Recommended for:  All ages, show can be tailored to your grade level

From Earth to the Universe -
Head to the farthest reaches of space through the eyes of the giant telescopes that help us see beyond our sky.
Type of Show: FullDome film followed by a live star talk
Recommended for:  3rd grade and up
 

Exploring New Horizons
Discover how we came to discover the planets in the solar system, and how we’ll learn more about the dwarf planet Pluto.
Type of Show: FullDome film followed by a live star talk
Recommended for:  3rd grade and up