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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January Schedule


8:00 pm*Dynamic Earth
9:00 pmLaser iPop
10:00 pmLaser Vinyl

* Friday, January 11, 8 PM: Skies Over Louisville Live Presentation

Saturdays: No shows Saturday, January 12 due to weather

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

Sunday, January 13

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

February Schedule


8:00 pm Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity
9:00 pm Laser Beatles
10:00 pmLaser Genesis

*Friday, 2/8, 8 PM: Skies Over Louisville Live


1:00 pmPerfect Little Planet
2:00 pm Supervolcanes

Sunday, February 10

1:00 pm Moles: What is out There?
2:00 pm Dynamic Earth

Mark your calendar

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

February 1: Free Presentation on Juno and Cassini Missions

February 9: Daisy and Brownie Space Science Badge Workshop

February 17: Cosmic Explorer Workshop: Rocks Rock!


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.

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