Zoom Through the Solar System, and Beyond in the Beazley Planetarium

Be transformed (to distant) worlds in our immersive theater with digital full dome projection. Explore the wonders of the universe. Find inspiration in our starry skies.

Show Times:

Tuesday – Friday

Legends of the Night Sky – Orion 1:00
Follow the Drinking Gourd – 2:00
Legends of the Night Sky Orion – 3:00

Saturday

Legends of the Night Sky Orion – 11:00
Follow the Drinking Gourd – 12:00
Legends of the Night Sky Orion – 2:00
Follow the Drinking Gourd – 3:00

Sunday

Legends of the Night Sky Orion – 12:00
Follow the Drinking Gourd – 3:00

 


Beazley Planetarium Shows:

Beazley Planetarium Show: Legends of the Night Sky - Orion
Legends of the Night Sky – Orion

Winter offers some of the biggest constellations, with the brightest stars! None bigger and brighter than Orion! Learn the story of the mighty hunter. Your story telling hosts, Aesop the owl and Socrates the mouse, will spin a tale of adventure, love and loss. Listen as to their tale of Orion, one of the oldest stories passed down from the Greeks. You will follow Orion’s many deeds and learn of his eventual demise. Orion was the very first traditionally animated full-dome movie. Legends of the Night Sky – Orion is ideal for family audiences and our younger guests.

Following the Drinking Gourd
Following the Drinking Gourd

This is the story of one family’s flight to freedom via the Underground Railroad. Follow Molly, James, Isaih, old Hattie and young George as they use the knowledge learned from the song lessons: to follow the Drinking Gourd. This planetarium show, centers on the works of author and artist Jeanette Winter, in which the Freedom Travellers use the stars to make their way north to Freedom.

Running Time: 25 minutes.