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 planet@louisville.edu or call 502-852-6665.

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July Schedule

*Fridays

TimeShow
8:00 pm*Oasis in Space
9:00 pmLaser Genesis
10:00 pmLaser Metallica

* Friday, July 13, 8 PM: Skies Over Louisville Live Presentation

Saturdays

TimeShow
1:00 pmPerfect Little Planet
2:00 pmBlack Holes: The Other Side of Infinity

Sunday, July 8

TimeShow
1:00 pmPerfect Little Planet
2:00 pm Supervolcanoes

August Schedule

*Fridays

TimeShow
8:00 pmDynamic Earth
9:00 pm Pink Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon
10:00 pmLaser Pink Floyd: The Wall

*Friday, 8/10, 8 PM: Skies Over Louisville Live

Saturdays

TimeShow
1:00 pmPerfect Little Planet
2:00 pm Moles: What is Out There?

Sunday, August 12

TimeShow
1:00 pmPerfect Little Planet
2:00 pm Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity

Mark your calendar

July 27: Mars at peak opposition

July 28: Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower

August 12: Perseid Meteor Shower

September 16: Cosmic Explorer Workshop: Stories in the Sky

Notes:

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 @ louisville.edu 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.

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