The Glastonbury Planetarium is the most technologically advanced digital theater in Connecticut. The Planetarium educates students from Glastonbury and surrounding towns and, at the same time, serves as an educational and recreational resource for the entire community.
We offer curriculum focused classes for Glastonbury students, public shows on select Thursday nights and Saturdays, music concerts under the stars, field trip for schools and community groups throughout Connecticut, and birthday parties experiences.
Public Show Schedule
Showing this Fall!
Discover the secrets of our star and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface.
October 4 & 18, 2018
An epic journey behind the scenes at the most productive ground-based observatory in the world, revealing the science, the history, the technology and the people.
November 1 & 29, 2018
Immerse yourself in the beauty of Chichén Itzá, Mexico, the “seventh wonder of the modern world.”
December 6 & 20, 2018
In “Perfect Little Planet,” a family from another star system is doing just that — looking for the perfect vacation spot as they travel through our solar system.
October 20, 2018
Laugh and learn as these animated characters explore the inner workings of the human body!
November 3 & 17, 2018
What does it take to become an astronaut?
December 1 & 15, 2018