Special Events

Special Events are designed to celebrate special astronomy related events. Some past events included the Transit of Venus 2012, Black Hole Bash 2013, Winter Solstice 2011, and Art in Space.


Exploring Islam: Under the Stars

Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 6 – 8 pm
Planetarium | FREE!

A celebration of Muslim identity and Muslim culture around the world as well as the significant astronomical topics pertaining to Islam illustrated through music, stargazing, and multimedia. Snacks will be provided.

For more information, contact Jean Creighton, UWM Planetarium: 414-229-4961 / jcreight@uwm.edu. Sponsored by the UWM Planetarium, Union Sociocultural Programming and Muslim Student Association.