Hours and Admission

The Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium inspires visitors of all ages with the wonders of science. Located on the University of Arizona campus, Flandrau offers planetarium shows powered by a state-of-the-art fulldome digital projection system and hands-on science exhibits about science topics from earth to space, and more. Come enjoy fun, captivating science for the whole family!

Flandrau is open to the public 7 days a week, except for Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day. Average time to visit exhibits: 1-2 hours. Planetarium show: 45minutes-1hour. Recommended age for exhibits: 6 and up.

Hours of Operation

Flandrau is temporarily closed to the general public.

Private Small Group Rentals Now Available!
Online, advanced purchase of private rentals is required. 
No walk-in visitors are permitted.

Directions & Parking

1601 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85721

Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium is located on the northeast corner of Cherry and University on the University of Arizona Campus.

Museums for All

Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium has joined the Museums for All program which extends discounted general admission to EBT cardholders through SNAP or TANF who are 18 years of age or older. Current EBT card and a valid photo ID must be presented at time of purchase. Cardholders receive general admission for $3 per person for themselves and up to three others upon presentation of their EBT card at the Admission Zone.

This benefit is only valid during regular daytime hours and cannot be used for separate ticketed special events or combined with any other offer/discount or applied to advance or pre-purchased tickets. Admission is not transferable, redeemable for cash or exchangeable for any other products or services.