` Mueller Planetarium - War of the Worlds
Mueller Planetarium
A Starry Tale

Friday, October 26 | 6:30pm & 8:00pm

• Running time is approximately 60 minutes.

• Recommended for ages 8+

Admission (click here)

After museum hours, the planetarium is open, but exhibits are closed.

General Policies

• Children must be at least 4 years old to be admitted to a regular public show.
• 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

In 1938, Orson Welles adapted the classic H.G. Wells novel War of the Worlds into an infamous radio production.

This special feature uses fulldome imagery and the original radio broadcast to present a theater of the mind.

Share the experience that frightened listeners decades ago as they tuned in to the War of the Worlds!

Here's a preview!