Experience the night sky in Discovery Center's Planetarium. Our multimedia astronomy presentations cover planets, stars, space exploration, and constellations. Stop in for a show that will keep you gazing at the stars!
Show tickets are $1.00/person for the general public and $.50 for members. Check our calendar for showtimes.
One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure
Recommended for children ages 4-7 and their families.
Big Bird and Elmo explore the night sky and discover that we see the same phases of the moon as our friends across the world!
Discover the Stars
Recommended for ages 7+
Experience the night sky in Discovery Center's planetarium! Shows are tailored to school-age children and older and talk about planets, stars, space exploration and constellations. Shows are approximately 30 minutes.
The planetarium system is a gift from the Kiwanis Club of Rockford.