Planetarium Showings

We have schedualed showings every Thursday and Second Saturday. They are open to the public and are free admission. Check them out HERE. For placing reservations for these shows, call 620-341-5636.

We also offer the option to schedual special group showings. You can plan a class (k-12) showing, other university or community group showings, birthdays, and other special events. To view our collection of full dome videos, go HERE. We also offer a live showing of the night sky over Emporia (or other locations).

To request, have ready your preferred show, date, and time before emailing or calling 620-341-5636.

Important Information


Scheduling Request Form


Additional information can be obtained by contacting:

Planetarium Director
Science and Math Education Center
Emporia State University
E-mail: or 620-341-5636

* Donations go toward new video programming.  Special event showings can be arranged, but the suggested donation will vary depending on the nature of the request.