Get Involved



Since 2007 the Manfred Olson Planetarium has been sharing the wonders of the cosmos with the community. From public shows to private groups, such as scout and school groups, hundreds of thousands of people have discovered how fascinating the astronomical world can be.

Consider giving a gift to the Planetarium! Your gift of any size makes a difference, and all UWM Panthers are impacted by your generosity: our students and their families, our loyal faculty and staff, and our alumni near and far. Click here to learn more!



Purchase a membership for yourself or as a gift for a friend.

• Free admission to all planetarium shows, including special events.
• An invitation to our annual members only appreciation event.
• Universe Voyagers get a free show for up to 30 people.

Memberships come in all shapes and sizes and last for one year from the start of the enrollment month.
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Sponsoring or Underwriting

If you are a business owner and are interested in sponsoring or underwriting a program, please contact Director Jean Creighton at 414-229-4961 or