Public Shows

The planetarium offers public shows Friday nights, Saturday afternoons and one Sunday per month. Detailed monthly schedules are below. If you want to schedule a visit during a week day, please email or call 502-852-6665.

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December Schedule


8:00 pmPerfect Little Planet
9:00 pm Laser Holidays
10:00 pmLaser Zeppelin

*Friday, 12/8, 8 PM: Skies Over Louisville Live Presentation ::: Friday, 12/22 and 12/29, Closed for Winter Break


1:00 pmPerfect Little Planet
2:00 pmLaser Holidays
3:00 pmSupervolcanoes

**Saturday, 12/2, 1 – 4 PM: Holiday Party (Laser Holiday Shows at 1, 2, and 3 PM - no memberships, passes, or free admissions accepted for the party) ::: Saturday, 12/23 and 12/30, Closed for Winter Break

Sunday, December 10

1:00 pmMoles: What is Out There?
2:00 pmLaser Holidays
3:00 pmDynamic Earth

January Schedule


8:00 pm*Dynamic Earth
9:00 pmLaser Tribute
10:00 pmLaser Green Day

*Friday, January 12, 8 PM: Skies Over Louisville Live Presentation


1:00 pmPerfect Little Planet
2:00 pmOasis in Space

Sunday, January 14

1:00 pmSupervolcanoes
2:00 pm Perfect Little Planet

Mark your calendar

December 22 – January 1: Closed for Winter Break

January 12: Using Your Telescope Workshop

January 21: Cosmic Explorer Workshop

January 20 and 27: WOW! Wonders of Wonder Girl Scout Workshop


Select laser music shows contain some unedited language. Listener discretion is advised. Here is a listing of songs included in each laser music show (PDF).

View the show descriptions to learn more about our shows.

To schedule a group show e-mail planet @ or call 502-852-6665.

Note: The show schedule is subject to change - please be sure to check our website frequently for the most up-to-date information.

No advance ticket sales - plan to arrive 15-20 minutes before the start of the show(s) you wish to see.

We accept Discover, MasterCard and Visa. Click here for ticket prices.