Field Trips

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The Glastonbury Planetarium is available to school districts, home school groups and youth organizations through out Connecticut. Click here to see a listing of our alignment to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).  When clicking on each show you will see an educators guide (if available) and/or a list of standards that the show hits. Please contact us at planetarium@glastonburyus.org or (860) 652-7925 with questions or if you need assistance finding the right show to fit the educational needs of your students or group.

Most of these FullDome shows run about 30 minutes in length.  We couple these shows with a 30 - 45 minute LIVE SPACE/SKY talk related to the topics in the show.  We can also offer customizable talks & programs.  A typical visit lasts about 60 - 90 minutes.

To book, please fill out our Field Trip Request Form.

Download Visiting the Glastonbury Planetarium for field trip details.  


Featured FullDome Programs

Astronomy & Space Science


Asteroid: Mission Extreme
Asteroid: Mission Extreme   


Back to the Moon
Back to the Moon


From Earth to the Universe
From Earth to the Universe


Out There
Out There
The Search for Extrasolar Worlds
                  

Two Small Pieces of Glass
Two Small Pieces of Glass




Sunstruck
Sunstruck



Climate & Energy


Dynamic Earth
Dynamic Earth


Earth Science & Ecosystems


Seeing!
Bella Gaia


Constellations & Mythology


A Starry Tale
A Starry Tale


Flight


Flight Adventures
Flight Adventures


Life Science & Nature


Flight of the Butterflies
Flight of the Butterflies


Life of Trees
Life of Trees


Younger Audiences


One World, One Sky
One World, One Sky


The Weather
The Weather


Astronaut
Astronaut


Back to the Moon
Dawn of the Space Age


NASA Engineering
From Dream to Discovery:
Inside NASA


We Are Aliens
We Are Aliens



planetarium
Phantom of the Universe
The Hunt for Dark Matter


















Energy for Life
Energy for Life






Supervolcanoes
Supervolcanoes







Mayan Archeoastronomy
Mayan Archeoastronomy
(English and Spanish Versions)


















Habitat Earth
Habitat Earth


Molecularium
Molecularium







Cocomong A Space Adventure
Cocomong
A Space Adventure


The Zula Patrol
The Zula Patrol



Black Holes
Black Holes


Earth, Moon, Sun
Earth, Moon & Sun


Oasis in Space
Oasis in Space


To Space & Back
To Space & Back


Seeing!
Seeing!
A Photon's Journey Across Space,
Time and Mind

















Losing the Dark
Losing the Dark






Aurora Storm
Aurora Storm







Tales of the Mayan Skies





















Dinosaurs at Dusk
Dinosaurs at Dusk


Natural Selection - Darwin's Voyage
Natural Selection







The Moon
The Moon



Perfect Little Planet
Perfect Little Planet