Schedule a Show

Our public shows are advertised and are every Thursday and Second Saturday. For more information, visit our Events. Call 620-341-5636 to secure a place!

Scheduling other show times is available to groups of 8-38 participants by appointment.

  • K-12 show times are best Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, between 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.
  • Other university and community group showings are preferred Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, between 6:00 - 8:00 pm.
  • Other times may be available upon request.
  • A brief presentation of the Night Sky over Emporia (or other spesified locations) with the star ball is available with any show.
  • We can offer one video showing in Spanish

We suggest a $15 donation per group.  Please make checks payable to ESU Peterson Planetarium. If you would like to be invoiced please indicate that below in the Special Requests box. If you have any questions, please call the Science and Math Education Center at 620-341-5636.