Schedule a Show
Our public presentations are advertised and admission is free. This includes our History of Manned Space Exploration, which is an ongoing series every Thursday, 630-7:45 pm; and full-dome video presentations are on second Saturdays of the month with two showings at 10:00 and 11:00 am. Reservations are requested so as to not exeed our seating capacity. Call 620-341-5636 to secure a place!
Scheduling other show times is available to groups of 8-38 participants by appointment. Requests for K-12 show times are best Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, between 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Reservations for other university and community group showings are preferred Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, between 6:00 - 8:00 pm, but other times may be available upon request.
We can offer one video showing in Spanish, and a brief presentation of the Night Sky over Emporia will be available soon.
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.