Mueller Planetarium
A Starry Tale

"A Starry Tale" is presented Thursday nights at 7 p.m.
(Not showing February 12)

Recommended for ages 7+

Planetarium shows start promptly at show time.

Running time of "A Starry Tale" is 27 minutes.

For your safety, if you leave the theater at show time or after, you will NOT be allowed to return.

The planetarium is a dark environment with occasional loud sounds during a show. It is NOT recommended for children under 4 or those who may become upset in such conditions.

(All prices shown include Museum Admission)
A ticket is REQUIRED for planetarium admission.

Tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis day of show.

Adults (19 yrs and over): $10.00, Children (18 yrs and younger) $6.00
Friends of the Museum Adults (with Membership Card): $2.50
Friends of the Museum Children: $2.00
Faculty, Staff and Students of UNL (with valid UNL ID): $4.00
AAM/ASTC Members(with member card): $4.00
Employees of Nebraska museums (with staff ID): $4.00

Tickets are sold at the front desk of Morrill Hall.

There are NO refunds for planetarium tickets after a show begins.

Presentation of A Starry Tale at Mueller Planetarium is made possible by the Friends of the University of Nebraska State Museum
What message do you receive when you see the constellations today?

The stars have carried messages for thousands of years and have been handed down generation after generation.
An eternal story of gods and humans has begun.

Explore the constellations and movement of the sun, moon and planets against them. An associated story from Greek myths is provided with beautiful CG including the tale of Astraea, the goddess of justice, who is closely related to the constellation Libra!

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