Open Presidents' Day:  

Open Monday, February 20, 2023. Plan your visit.

Shows Friday, Saturday, & Sunday
11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30

Tickets $8
Schedule subject to change.

Tickets are sold in the Museum Store on the day of the show only; online sales are not currently available.

The state-of-the-art Planetarium & Dome Theater at the U-M Museum of Natural History transports visitors beyond distant stars and deep into the ocean from the comfort of reclining seats.

Masks are encouraged for the safety of our guests and presenters.


Special Shows

Lunar New Year

January 28 and February 4, 2023
10:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m.
Join us for a special show on three Saturdays during the Chinese Lunar New Year for a special live show on the topics of the Chinese lunisolar calendar, Chinese star mythology, and current astronomical work being done by the Chinese community. This show is a joint production between the U-M Museum of Natural History and the U-M Center for Chinese Studies.

All ticket sales begin at 10:00 a.m. Special event seating is limited and tickets sell out fast. 



Presidents’ Day Shows

Monday, February 20, 2023
10:30 a.m. Larry Cat In Space
11:30 a.m.  Sea Monsters
12:30 p.m. Sky Tonight
 1:30 p.m.  Mars: One Thousand One
 2:30 p.m. Sky Tonight





Planetarium & Dome Theater:

Classes, home-schoolers, groups and families can enjoy science fun with our Virtual Field Trips from anywhere!