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2017 Dates and Times:

Dates Observing Event
January 9 7 - 8 p.m. Final Lunar Monday
February 3 7 - 9 p.m. First Friday: Dinosaurs
March 25 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Earth Hour
April 5 8 - 9 p.m. Sandia Mt. Stargazing
May 5 8:30 - 10 p.m. First Friday: Geology
June 30 Starts at 8:30 p.m. Asteroid Day
July 7 Starts at 8:30 p.m. First Friday: Wild Music
August 4 Starts at 8:30 p.m. First Friday: Total Solar Eclipse
September 27 8 - 9 p.m. Sandia Mt. Stargazing
October 28 TBA Intl. Observe the Moon Night
November 3 7 - 9 p.m. First Friday: Wild Music
December 1 7 - 9 p.m. Old Town Holiday Stroll

In 2017, we're offering monthly night-sky observing opportunities to coincide with museum, local, or international events.  More specific information about each activity will be updated below as the day draws closer.  Notice that some events may happen at locations other than the museum.
Members of The Albuquerque Astronomical Society will help you study the moon and stars through a variety of telescopes. Each event will feature any visible planets and other interesting objects in the sky.
International SUNday will also be celebrated on June 18 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The observing part of any event may be canceled when the sky is cloudy.  If weather conditions are in question, check the museum's Facebook page for updates an hour before each event is scheduled to begin: https://www.facebook.com/NMMNHS/​


Upcoming Events

October 21, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. The story of Orion the Hunter’s epic battle with Scorpius will be expressed in exciting detail preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Return at the same time of day the week of October 28 - November 3 to hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 21, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 21, 2017 - 6:00pm

Travel back to the sights and sounds of this immortal musical group, brought to life in laser light!  Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track. Some of the Beatles' greatest hits are included:

Magical Mystery Tour
I Wanna Hold Your Hand
Twist & Shout
A Hard Day's Night
Nowhere Man
Help!
Yesterday
Octopus' Garden
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 21, 2017 - 7:00pm

Travel back to the sights and sounds of this immortal album, brought to life in laser light!  Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 21, 2017 - 8:00pm

Travel back to the sights and sounds of this immortal album, brought to life in laser light!  Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track.

If you would like to hear this music performed live, look at the event listing for October 22.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 22, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. The story of Orion the Hunter’s epic battle with Scorpius will be expressed in exciting detail preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Return at the same time of day the week of October 28 - November 3 to hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 22, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 22, 2017 - 6:00pm

On this one very special night, experience Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon performed live by the band Pink Freud under choreographed laser images. Laser and planetarium projector light will fill the dome, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track.

Pink Freud is a band of veteran musicians who have gotten together to perform the classic rock of Pink Floyd, the way it was meant to be heard: live and with power. Hearing the music live accompanied by laser effects is a very rare opportunity.

This performance is the first in a monthly series presented in partnership with AMP Concerts as part of the New Mexico Culture Squared initiative. The 6 & 7 p.m. performances will include a 30 minute post-show tour of the Wild Music exhibit, which includes hands-on activites exploring the origins of music and how it is created in nature and by man.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

Part of the proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.

New Mexico Culture Squared (NMC2) is a NM Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) project to build and manage partnerships between DCA institutions and cultural organizations that will enhance the impact, effectiveness, attendance, and visitor experience of exhibits and programs of DCA entities. Under the management of AMP Concerts, NMC2 will create programs in collaboration with State Historic Sites, DCA Museums and various cultural organizations with the goal of increasing public programs statewide and promoting New Mexico as a destination for arts and culture.


October 22, 2017 - 7:00pm

On this one very special night, experience Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon performed live by the band Pink Freud under choreographed laser images. Laser and planetarium projector light will fill the dome, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track.

Pink Freud is a band of veteran musicians who have gotten together to perform the classic rock of Pink Floyd, the way it was meant to be heard: live and with power. Hearing the music live accompanied by laser effects is a very rare opportunity.

This performance is the first in a monthly series presented in partnership with AMP Concerts as part of the New Mexico Culture Squared initiative. The 6 & 7 p.m. performances will include a 30 minute post-show tour of the Wild Music exhibit, which includes hands-on activites exploring the origins of music and how it is created in nature and by man.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

Part of the proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.

New Mexico Culture Squared (NMC2) is a NM Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) project to build and manage partnerships between DCA institutions and cultural organizations that will enhance the impact, effectiveness, attendance, and visitor experience of exhibits and programs of DCA entities. Under the management of AMP Concerts, NMC2 will create programs in collaboration with State Historic Sites, DCA Museums and various cultural organizations with the goal of increasing public programs statewide and promoting New Mexico as a destination for arts and culture.


October 23, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. The story of Orion the Hunter’s epic battle with Scorpius will be expressed in exciting detail preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Return at the same time of day the week of October 28 - November 3 to hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 23, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 24, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. The story of Orion the Hunter’s epic battle with Scorpius will be expressed in exciting detail preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Return at the same time of day the week of October 28 - November 3 to hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 24, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 24, 2017 - 5:00pm

Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. This performance is for young adults, or anyone who enjoys pop hits. The compilation includes many favorites:

Baby by Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris
All the Way Up by Emily Osment
Naturally by Selena Gomez
Can't be Tamed by Miley Cyrus
ABC by Jackson 5
Telephone by Lady Gaga featuring Beyonce
The Grid by Daft Punk
Halfway There by Big Time Rush
Freak the Freak Out by Victorius featuring Victoria Justice
Masquerada by Ashley Tisdale
I Gotta Feelin' by Black Eyed Peas
Rocketeer by Far East Movement with Rhyan Tedder
Firework by Katy Perry

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 25, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. The story of Orion the Hunter’s epic battle with Scorpius will be expressed in exciting detail preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Return at the same time of day the week of October 28 - November 3 to hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 25, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 26, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. The story of Orion the Hunter’s epic battle with Scorpius will be expressed in exciting detail preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Return at the same time of day the week of October 28 - November 3 to hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 26, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 26, 2017 - 5:00pm

Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. This performance is for young adults, or anyone who enjoys alternative hits. The compilation includes many favorites:

Lost by Stabbing Westward
Bulls on Parade by Rage Against the Machine
Zero by Smashing Pumpkins
Park Avenue by Girl Against Boys
Monkey Wrench by Foo Fighters
Would by Alice in Chains
Push It by Garbage
Sunshower by Chris Cornell
Guilty by Gravity Kills
Shame by Stabbing Westward
Block Rockin' Beats by The Chemical Brothers
Du Hast by Rammstein
More Human than Human by White Zombie

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 27, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. The story of Orion the Hunter’s epic battle with Scorpius will be expressed in exciting detail preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Return at the same time of day the week of October 28 - November 3 to hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 27, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 27, 2017 - 6:00pm

Travel back to the sights and sounds of immortal musical groups, brought to life in laser light!  Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track. The compilation includes many favorites:

Crazy Train by Ozzy Osbourne
Juke Box Hero by Foreigner
Suffragette City by David Bowie
Long Distance Runaround by Yes
LaGrange by ZZ Top
From the Beginning by Emerson, Lake & Palmer
Tonight by Genesis
YYZ by Rush
Ace of Spades by Motorhead

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 27, 2017 - 7:00pm

Travel back to the sights and sounds of this immortal musical group, brought to life in laser light!  Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track. Some of Metallica's greatest hits are included:

For Whom the Bell Tolls
Ain't My Bitch
Fuel
One
Nothing Else Matters
Master of Puppets
Unforgiven II
Sad but True
Enter Sandman

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 27, 2017 - 8:00pm

Travel back to the sights and sounds of this immortal musical group, brought to life in laser light!  Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track. Some of Led Zeppelin's greatest hits are included:

Song Remains the Same
Over the Hills and Far Away
Good Times, Bad Times
Immigrant Song
No Quarter
Black Dog
Livin', Lovin' Maid
Kashmir
Stairway to Heaven
Whole Lotta Love
Rock-n-Roll

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 28, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. Hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus, preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 28, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 29, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. Hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus, preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 29, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 29, 2017 - 6:00pm

Travel back to the sights and sounds of this immortal musical group, brought to life in laser light!  Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track. Some of the Beatles' greatest hits are included:

Magical Mystery Tour
I Wanna Hold Your Hand
Twist & Shout
A Hard Day's Night
Nowhere Man
Help!
Yesterday
Octopus' Garden
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 29, 2017 - 7:00pm

Travel back to the sights and sounds of immortal musical groups, brought to life in laser light!  Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track. The compilation includes many favorites:

Back in Black by AC/DC
Karn Evil 9 by Emerson, Lake & Palmer
Jump by Van Halen
Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen
Carry on My Wayward Son by Kansas
Rock-n-Roll All Night by Kiss
Dream On by Aerosmith
Rock-n-Roll Band by Boston
Separate Ways by Journey
One of These Days by Pink Floyd

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 29, 2017 - 8:00pm

Travel back to the sights and sounds of this immortal musical group, brought to life in laser light!  Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track. Some of the U2's greatest hits are included:

Where the Streets Have No Name
I Will Follow
Beautiful Day
Sunday, Bloody Sunday
October
The Fly
Mysterious Way
Pride
Zoo Station
With or Without You
Desire
New Year's Day

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 30, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. Hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus, preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 30, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 31, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. Hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus, preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


October 31, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


November 1, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. Hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus, preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


November 1, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


November 2, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. Hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus, preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


November 2, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


November 2, 2017 - 5:00pm

Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. This performance is for young adults, or anyone who enjoys pop hits. The compilation includes many favorites:

Applause by Lady Gaga
Turn Down for What by Lil Jon & DJ Snake
Pompeii by Bastille
Red Lights by Tiesto
Royals by Lorde
#SELFIE by The Chainsmokers
This is How We Do by Katy Perry
Happy by Pharrell Williams
Tongue Tied by Grouplove
Get Lucky by Daft Punk
Neon Lights by Demi Lovato
Ten Feet Tall by Afrojack

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


November 2, 2017 - 6:00pm

Travel back to the sights and sounds of this immortal album, brought to life in laser light!  Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


November 2, 2017 - 7:00pm

Travel back to the sights and sounds of this immortal album, brought to life in laser light!  Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. More than a million laser-generated hues and colors poetically express each timeless track.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales. Children under 3 are not admitted to evening shows. To receive the $1 discount for attending multiple shows on the same evening, tickets must be purchased at the museum.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


November 3, 2017 - 11:00am

Experience a mythological legend told with laser-light animation. Hear the tale of Perseus and Andromeda's defeat of the sea monster, Cetus, preceded by a brief tour of the night sky.

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at midnight on the day of the event. Starting 9 a.m., tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 11 a.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


November 3, 2017 - 4:00pm

Celebrate Halloween with a fun, spooky laser-light show in the planetarium. Laser and planetarium projectors will fill the dome with choreographed light, allowing the music and images to envelope the audience. Laser characters, beautiful abstract patterns, and music create a spine-tingling treat. The show features a variety of ghoulish classics, including:

Thriller by Michael Jackson
Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Monster Mash by Boris Pickett
Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley
Boris the Spider by The Who
Close Encounters of the Third Kind theme by John Williams
Men in Balck by Will Smith
Attack of the Radioactive Hamsters by Weird Al Ynakovic
Re: Your Brains by Jonathan Coulton
Dead Man's Party by Oingo Boingo
Iron Man by Black Sabbath
Frankenstein by Edgar Winters Group
Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band (edited for general audiences)

Because of the way our website displays information, the dates at the top of this page may not reflect all show times.  Please go back to the calendar listing for a complete schedule.

Purchase tickets in advance to guarantee your seats. Go to BrownPaperTickets.com and scroll down the list of programs to the correct show. Online sales stop at noon on the day of the event. Starting at that time, tickets may be purchased at the museum's admission desk. Please plan to arrive on time since there is no late seating, even for advanced sales.

All regularly-scheduled 4 p.m. planetarium programs will be preempted by this laser show October 21 – November 3.

All proceeds support museum space science programs. Cumulus Broadcasting has generously agreed to provide media support for this year’s laser concerts.


November 3, 2017 - 5:30pm

Explore the Wild Music exhibit and hear sounds from around the world during this $5 First Friday.  More details about this event are coming soon.


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