` Mueller Planetarium - Big Red Sky Tour
Mueller Planetarium
A Starry Tale

Saturday | 1:00pm
March 17 - May 19

NOTE: Due to construction, Mueller Planetarium will be temporarily closed to the public from February 5 - March 11, 2018. The construction is part of Cherish Nebraska, the Museum's redevelopment project. For the best long-term visitor experience, an area within the planetarium is being updated as part of the overall project. For more information about the historic renovation process, click here.

Not showing Saturday, March 24 due to the Classic Fulldome Festival.

• Schedule subject to change

• Running time is approximately 35 minutes.

• Recommended for ages 7+

Admission (click here)

General Policies

• Children must be at least 4 years old to be admitted to regular public shows.
• Shows start on time. No one is admitted into the planetarium after a show has started (by order of the Fire Marshal).
• Theater doors open 10 minutes prior to show time.
• For your safety, there is no re-admittance if you leave during a show.
• The planetarium is a dark environment with overhead motion & occasional loud sounds during a show. It is not recommended for guests who are sensitive to such conditions.
• Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Children cannot be left unattended in the planetarium.

Presentation of many fulldome shows at Mueller Planetarium is made possible by the Friends of the University of Nebraska State Museum

The spring night skies over Nebraska are truly a sight to behold!

Embark on a galactic tour to discover what we can see with just our eyes or by using binoculars and telescopes. We'll explore deep-sky objects and cosmic gems found in our own solar system!

You'll be able to identify constellations to your friends, uncover some of the wonderful facts, legends, and ancient stories behind these patterns and stars, and see what makes astronomy so enchanting!

Here's a preview!