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Davis Planetarium

Day turns to night on the dome of the star theater as thousands of stars and planets appear overhead.

Experimental Planetarium Shorts

Art meets science in this sampling of short digital works designed for display exclusively on a dome. Experimental imagery showcases the power and potential of the digital Planetarium system. Planetarium staff provide insight to creative use of the dome.

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Back To The Moon For Good

Immerse yourself in a race to return to the Moon 40 years after the historic Apollo landings. See how a competition among privately funded international teams is ushering in a new era of lunar exploration. Learn about the Moon’s resources and discover what humanity’s future on the Moon might hold.

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The Universe Live!

Off the Earth and out through space! The planetarium becomes a “spaceship”on a journey past our nightly canopy of stars.

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Black Holes: Journey into the Unknown

Witness what would happen if you got too close to a black hole and see how one is able to warp time and space.

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To Space & Back

To Space & Back takes audiences on an incredible journey from the far reaches of our known universe to our own planet.

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We Are Aliens

Explore how our understanding of life on Earth guides the hunt for alien life elsewhere in the Universe. We visit Mars, Europa and distant Exoplanets to help answer the ultimate question… are we alone?

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The Sky Live!

Discover tonight’s astronomical attractions.

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One World One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure

The planetarium show follows Sesame Street’s Big Bird and Elmo as they explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a Muppet from Zhima Jie, the Chinese co-production of Sesame Street.

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