The Planetarium at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science is an amazing theater that blends art, science, and fun! The largest and most technologically advanced planetarium in New Mexico, our 55' Sky-Skan Definiti, full-dome theater features educational and entertaining multimedia presentations on astronomy and space science. Whether it's learning about the constellations in our night sky tonight or watching mind-bending fractal zooms, the Planetarium will be an experience that you and your family will not soon forget!
This live tour of the heavens above New Mexico changes constantly and highlights the planets, constellations, deep sky objects and special astronomical events coming soon to a sky near you.
Join a grandfather and his grandchildren on a future lunar base as they observe the moon’s shadow crossing the Earth. They recall key moments in history, such as the time of cave dwellers and the day the dinosaurs met with catastrophe. They’ll also talk about the differences between the Earth and moon.