The Beazley Planetarium is OPEN! Come see a show with improved projection and new surround sound system to immerse you in the wonders of the cosmos. New shows are coming, and even your old favorites will look and sound even better. We can’t wait to see you all again in our theater.


Planetarium Offerings


These Planetarium shows are FREE with museum admission.




mars 1001


Travel along with a crew of multi-national astronauts to the Red Planet set in the to the not-too-distant future. This is the story of IRIS 1, the first manned mission to Mars. Grab a prime seat on this one thousand and one day journey of discovery. Do you have the right stuff? Join us in the Beazley Planetarium to find out.

This stunning mix of live-action, cutting-edge technology and advanced digital simulations presents a captivating exploration of the kind of mission we will soon be undertaking with NASA’s new Space Launch System set to visit the Moon in the next few months.




Kaluoka’hina – The Enchanted Reef


The vastness of our planet’s oceans guards unimaginable secrets. One of its most precious is Kaluoka’hina, the Enchanted Reef whose magic protects it against humans finding it.


Kaluoka’hina’s colorful inhabitants have thus always lived in peace… until the volcano erupts, and the spell is broken. Now it’s up to the young sawfish Jake and his paranoid pal Shorty torestore the magic of Kaluoka’hina.


Their only lead: the ancient legend that tells of touching the moon… But how is a fish supposed to touch the moon? This is just one of the intriguing puzzles that Jake and Shorty have to solve on their most exciting adventure ever: the quest to save their beloved reef.

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Space is limited due to reduced capacity

Education Resources

The Beazley Planetarium offers a rather extensive catalog of full dome features that can be the central focus of your visit. We offer titles dealing with various topics like volcanoes, dinosaurs, Earth history, mythology, space travel and technology as well as offerings from the Magic Treehouse book series. Please call to request your personalized visit.