For Educators

Welcome Educator!

The Glastonbury Planetarium offers out-of-this-world learning experiences for students, homeschool and community groups. Our programs will immerse your students in stunning visualizations in the unique environment of the planetarium. Most programs are aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).

To reserve your visit, please select your affilation: Glastonbury Teachers, GEHMS Teachers, or Field Trips (i.e. non-GEHMS or Glastonbury students). From there, please fill out the appropriate Planetarium Visit Request Form. We will get back to you ASAP.

Virtual Field Trips

Bring the Glastonbury Planetarium experience to you via our innovative Virtual Planetarium Field Trip program. These lessons and shows utilize the same state-of-the-art software found in the Glastonbury Planetarium. They are designed to be great supplements to online and homeschool lessons students are already doing while staying-at-home, as well as for face-to-face classroom teachers looking for an interactive virtual field trip experience for their students.

1. Watch from Home - A of variety of planetarium shows have been formated for viewing on your screen at home. Click here!

2. FREE live and interactive planetarium shows on our Facebook website through FB Live. Follow our Facebook page for more information at

3. Reserve a private 60 -90-minute live virtual planetarium field trip. Programs are led by Astronomer/Educator Jason T. Archer with decades of experience working with students and the public.

In Person Field Trips