Public Shows

Public Show Schedule

The Glastonbury Planetarium is open to the public on selection dates through out the year. 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.

Tickets can be either be purchased at the door or on-line via We do recommend that tickets be purchased ahead of time. Please contact the Planetarium at with any questions. See you under the stars!

Doors open 30 minutes prior to show start time.

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

September Schedule 2019

Planetarium LIVE

New Month, New Sky, New Discoveries, New Adventures

40 years ago this month Pioneer 11 raced 13,000 miles above Saturn's cloud tops and was the first spacecraft to fly by the ringed planet.

Travel with the Planetarium on a journey into the vastness of space and the wonder of the night sky. Planetarium LIVE lets you experience the power of the most advanced planetarium in Connecticut. We'll explore the sky above and fly through deep space. Want to fly to the Moon? No problem. Ever wished you could fly through the rings of Saturn and land on Mars? Let's go. Curious about Pluto and its non-planet status? We can discuss. Bring your questions...bring your curiosty. The universe is yours to explore.

September 7 @ 11:00 a.m.

September 26 @ 7:00 p.m.


Future Public Dates

Titles Coming Soon!


5th 11:00 am

10th 7:00 pm

19th 11:00 am

24th 7:00 pm


2nd 11:00 am

11th 7 am – 1 pm Event for a Rare Mercury Transit

16th 11:00 am

21st 7:00 pm


5th 7:00 pm

7th 11:00 am

19th 7:00 pm

21st 11:00 am


4th 11:00 am

9th 7:00 pm

18th 11:00 am

23rd 7:00 pm


8th 11:00 am

13th 7:00 pm

18th 11:00 am, 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm

22nd 11:00 am

27th 7:00 pm


7th 11:00 am

12th 7:00 pm

21st 11:00 am

26th 7:00 pm


2nd 7:00 pm

4th 11:00 am

25th 11:00 am

30th 7:00 pm


2nd 11:00 am

7th 7:00 pm

16th 11:00 am

28th 7:00 pm