Planetarium Schedule

Monday - Friday

2:00 PM Search for the Edge of the Solar System (until April 22nd)
Take a journey to the boundary between our Solar System and the rest of our galaxy! Get an in-depth look at NASA's Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) mission and how IBEX is collecting high-speed atoms to create a map of our Solar System's boundary. Narrated by two inquisitive teenagers, this show features the scientists and engineers who developed the IBEX mission and created the spacecraft, as well as the latest updates on the mission's discoveries. Produced by the Adler Planetarium for the Southwest Research Institute. 

2:00 PM Two Small Pieces of Glass (starting April 23rd)
Explore the history of the telescope from Galileo's use of two small pieces of glass to the launch of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and the future of astronomy. Experience the wonder and discovery made by astronomers throughout the last 400 years. 


Saturdays & Break Week (April 23rd - 30th)

10:00 AM Little Wonders Star Show
Discover the wonders of the night sky at an introductory planetarium show designed especially for our youngest audiences.

11:00 AM Search for the Edge of the Solar System (until April 22nd)
Take a journey to the boundary between our Solar System and the rest of our galaxy! Get an in-depth look at NASA's Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) mission and how IBEX is collecting high-speed atoms to create a map of our Solar System's boundary. Narrated by two inquisitive teenagers, this show features the scientists and engineers who developed the IBEX mission and created the spacecraft, as well as the latest updates on the mission's discoveries. Produced by the Adler Planetarium for the Southwest Research Institute. 

11:00 AM Two Small Pieces of Glass (starting April 23rd)
Explore the history of the telescope from Galileo's use of two small pieces of glass to the launch of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and the future of astronomy. Experience the wonder and discovery made by astronomers throughout the last 400 years. 

12:00 PM Earth's Wild Ride (April Break Only)
Explore the Earth as you’ve never done before -- as observed by a fictional family relocated on the Moon! Discover crashing asteroids, erupting volcanoes, roaring dinosaurs, electrifying lightning and booming thunder. See eclipses, the ice age, Earth's water cycle and the differences between the Earth and Moon on a roller-coaster-like ride through canyons of raging rivers and hot flowing lava.

1:00 PM Little Wonders Star Show
Discover the wonders of the night sky at an introductory planetarium show designed especially for our youngest audiences. 

2:00 PM Search for the Edge of the Solar System (until April 22nd)
Take a journey to the boundary between our Solar System and the rest of our galaxy! Get an in-depth look at NASA's Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) mission and how IBEX is collecting high-speed atoms to create a map of our Solar System's boundary. Narrated by two inquisitive teenagers, this show features the scientists and engineers who developed the IBEX mission and created the spacecraft, as well as the latest updates on the mission's discoveries. Produced by the Adler Planetarium for the Southwest Research Institute. 

2:00 PM Two Small Pieces of Glass (starting April 23rd)
Explore the history of the telescope from Galileo's use of two small pieces of glass to the launch of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and the future of astronomy. Experience the wonder and discovery made by astronomers throughout the last 400 years. 

3:00 PM Night of the Lion 
Celebrate the start of spring and explore Leo, the lion, a constellation visible in the spring night sky, in this fun and informative live exploration of the planets, stars and constellations in the spring night sky.

4:00 PM Earth's Wild Ride
Explore the Earth as you’ve never done before -- as observed by a fictional family relocated on the Moon! Discover crashing asteroids, erupting volcanoes, roaring dinosaurs, electrifying lightning and booming thunder. See eclipses, the ice age, Earth's water cycle and the differences between the Earth and Moon on a roller-coaster-like ride through canyons of raging rivers and hot flowing lava.

Sundays

1:00 PM Little Wonders Star Show
Discover the wonders of the night sky at an introductory planetarium show designed especially for our youngest audiences. 

2:00 PM Search for the Edge of the Solar System (until April 22nd)
Take a journey to the boundary between our Solar System and the rest of our galaxy! Get an in-depth look at NASA's Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) mission and how IBEX is collecting high-speed atoms to create a map of our Solar System's boundary. Narrated by two inquisitive teenagers, this show features the scientists and engineers who developed the IBEX mission and created the spacecraft, as well as the latest updates on the mission's discoveries. Produced by the Adler Planetarium for the Southwest Research Institute. 

2:00 PM Two Small Pieces of Glass (starting April 23rd)
Explore the history of the telescope from Galileo's use of two small pieces of glass to the launch of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and the future of astronomy. Experience the wonder and discovery made by astronomers throughout the last 400 years. 

3:00 PM Night of the Lion
Celebrate the start of spring and explore Leo, the lion, a constellation visible in the spring night sky, in this fun and informative live exploration of the planets, stars and constellations in the spring night sky.

4:00 PM Earth's Wild Ride
Explore the Earth as you’ve never done before -- as observed by a fictional family relocated on the Moon! Discover crashing asteroids, erupting volcanoes, roaring dinosaurs, electrifying lightning and booming thunder. See eclipses, the ice age, Earth's water cycle and the differences between the Earth and Moon on a roller-coaster-like ride through canyons of raging rivers and hot flowing lava.


GOTO Star Machine
See 8,500 stars, 26 deep sky objects, 24 constellations, and much more!   View the sky from any location on Earth and any place in the solar system!

Explore Astronomy News...See a Planetarium Show!
Curious about the new planet just discovered? Questions about the latest events in space? All Shows at the Suits-Bueche Planetarium include a look at the current night sky and the latest astronomy news.



For more information, contact the Suits-Bueche Planetarium at 518.382.7890 x227.




ADMISSION
General Museum 
Admission
General Admission
PLUS Planetarium*
Members:
FREE
4 FREE PASSES
Reciprocal Membership: FREE $5.00
Children (3-12):
$6.50
$11.50
Seniors Citizens (65+):
$8.00
$13.00
Adults (12+):
$9.50
$14.50

*Planetarium admission is sold with general museum admission. Must buy ticket for each show. 


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