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Madison Metropolitan School District

Planetarium

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The planetarium is closed for June, July and August and will reopen in the fall when the MMSD classes begin.   So no reservations, no public programs... You can check out the public events page to see our opportunities for September!  See you all in the fall

Welcome to the MMSD Planetarium!

The Madison Metropolitan School District Planetarium (MMSD Planetarium) provides immersive experiences for groups and public audiences bringing out-of-this-world concepts down to Earth. The planetarium is a field trip destination for explorers of all ages.

In this multi-media theater, we can simulate the day and night sky on our domed ceiling to explore a vast array of concepts related to astronomy, space exploration and other STEAM topics.

Group programs are offered during the school day, with a very limited number of after school and evening programs that may be scheduled as well.

Public programs are offered on a monthly basis, in the evenings, throughout the school year.

The planetarium also offers a telescope loan program.

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Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon 50th Anniversary FULLDOME Program comes to the planetarium!   Tickets on sale now!!

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Public Events Monthly (during the school year)

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We are open for Reservations!

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Ben Senson
Planetarium Director
planetarium@mmsd.org