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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November Schedule


8:00 pm*Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity
9:00 pmLaser Electrolaze
10:00 pmLaser Pink Floyd: The Wall

* Friday, November 9, 8 PM: Skies Over Louisville Live Presentation


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

Sunday, November 11

1:00 pm Perfect Little Planet
2:00 pm Supervolcanoes

December Schedule


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

*Friday, 12/14, 8 PM: Skies Over Louisville Live /// Fridays, 12/21 and 12/28 CLOSED for winter holiday

Saturday, December 1

12:00 pmLaser Holidays
1:00 pmLaser Holidays
2:00 pm Laser Holidays

Saturday, December 1: Holiday Party special admission $5/person (no free admits or discounts).

Saturdays, December 8 and 15

12:00 pmLaser Holidays
1:00 pmPerfect Little Planet
2:00 pm Moles: What is out There?

Note: closed December 22 and December 29 for winter break.

Sunday, December 9

12:00 pmLaser Holidays
1:00 pmDynamic Earth
2:00 pm Oasis in Space

Mark your calendar

November 23-24: Closed for Thanksgiving Break

December 1: Laser Holiday Party

December 16 – January 1: Closed for Winter Break

January 11: Using a Telescope Workshop

January 12: Daisy and Brownie Space Science Badge Workshop

January 19: Junior Space Science Badge Workshop

January 20 : Cosmic Explorer Workshop: Winter Wonderland


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.