Coming Soon: Celestial Celebrations

Fridays, November 8 – December 13, 2019 @ 7 and 8:15 p.m.

Saturday, November 23 @ 2 p.m.

General Admission: $6        Buy Tickets Online!

Learn how and why astronomical phenomena influence the winter holidays like Christmas, Hanukkah, and other celebrations of the winter solstice. Explore themes of light, food, music, and traditions that accompany the motion and changing of the seasons. The program also includes indoor stargazing with a tour of the local night sky followed by the opportunity to ask questions of an astronomer. Shows are offered at 7:00 and 8:15 p.m. every Friday night from November 8 – December 13, 2019 in addition to a matinee offered on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

Buying tickets online is strongly recommended. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. If a show has not sold out, you may buy tickets with cash or credit card in the lobby outside of the Planetarium starting 30 minutes before the show begins.

Doors close 5 minutes after the show begins. No late admissions. If you purchase tickets online, plan to arrive at least 10 minutes before the show starts to check in at the ticket table with your last name. No-shows risk having their seats sold at the program start time.

We are located in the Physics Building at 1900 E Kenwood Blvd on the UW-Milwaukee campus. See Directions and Parking for more information.

Please note that planetarium shows require complete darkness and are not intended for children under 4.