Public Shows

Public Show Schedule

The Glastonbury Planetarium is open to the public on selection dates through out the year. All shows feature a NEW LIVE Space Show highlighting our Digistar 6 Fulldome System! You'll see the celestial sights of the night sky and fly through the solar system, Milky Way and beyond in an all new planetarium experience. We offer a regular series of shows on select Thursday nights and Saturday mornings.

Doors open 30 minutes prior to show start time.

Due to the dark conditions in the dome, late arrivals are not allowed.

Now Showing!

Lunar Eclipse Viewing and Planetarium Show

Do to the coming storm and the potential of unsafe travel, the Lunar Eclipse Viewing Party and Talk are cancelled. Stay safe everyone and see you at the Glastonbury Planetarium soon! Our February show schedule is coming soon.

A live stream of the eclipse can be found here:

Eclipse Details for the Hartford area:

Public Show Ticket Information

The planetarium seats 80. Tickets are required for our public shows as seating is limited. We recommend that you purchase your tickets on-line but you can purchase tickets at the door via a credit card. We are not able to handle cash transactions. Doors open 30 minutes before the show. Seating is on a first-come basis. No late arrivals! We cannot admit guests after show has started so please arrive on time.

Our planetariums shows are open to all ages but here are some things to consider. Weather and time permitting we will include telescope viewing. Dress appropriately for the weather. All guests should be comfortable with sitting in the dark for an extended period of time. We want everyone to have a great time and be inspired by the awesomeness of the universe.

Show titles and times are subject to change without notice.