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The UWM Planetarium connects the community to the beauty of the night sky and the wonders of the cosmos through live, interactive programs that engage audiences in entertaining, innovative, and accessible ways. We are located in the Physics building on the UW-Milwaukee campus and are open during public events and by private reservation.

Postponed: Under African Skies

Under African Skies: March 27-May 8, 2020. Fridays at 2:00 pm. $6

Fridays, March 27 – May 8, 2020 @ 7:00 p.m.        

Due to the present COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation, this event series has been cancelled. We hope to reschedule for later in the year.

Experience stars and stories under the night skies of the African Sahara, savanna, and tropics. Share cultural perspectives of the stars across the expansive African continent. Cosponsored by UWM’s Sociocultural Programming, African and African Diaspora Studies department, and the Black Student Cultural Center.


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