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For reservations, please send an email to planetarium@marietta.edu (preferred) or leave a message at 740-376-4827. Please include your name, the number of seats you are reserving and your contact information. You will receive a confirmation via email or telephone. Groups larger than 20 are encouraged to schedule a special viewing.

Those without reservations will be admitted on a space-available basis.

 


 

To celebrate 2015, we have a series of new shows to share!

January 2015: Cosmic Castaways

  • Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 7:00pm
  • Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 2:00pm

Join us for the Marietta College premiere of "Cosmic Castaways," produced by the Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University. This new program investigates the lonely stars that exist between galaxies and what they can teach us. A star talk about the winter sky will accompany this program.

Please call (740-376-4827) or email (planetarium@marietta.edu) after January 5 for reservations!

February 2015: Galileo: The Power of the Telescope

  • Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 2:00pm
  • Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 7:00pm

Please join us as we celebrate Galileo's 451st birthday with a look at his life and some of his most important scientific discoveries. The Marietta College premiere of this program, produced by the Daniel M. Soref Planetarium at the Milwaukee Public Museum, will be accompanied by a star talk about the February night sky.

Please call (740-376-4827) or email (planetarium@marietta.edu) after January 26 for reservations!

March 2015: Chasing the Ghost Particle

  • Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 7:00pm
  • Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 2:00pm

Join us for the Marietta College premiere of "Chasing the Ghost Particle," produced by the Daniel M. Soref Planetarium at the Milwaukee Public Museum. Learn how scientists at the South Pole are observing some of the most elusive particles known to exist. A star talk about the late winter sky will precede the program.

Please call (740-376-4827) or email (planetarium@marietta.edu) after February 20 for reservations!

April 2015: Space Aliens: Looking for Life in the Universe

  • Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 7:00pm
  • Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 2:00pm

Join us for an exploration of our Galaxy's potential for extraterrestrial life as we present the Marietta College premiere of "Space Aliens," produced by the Daniel M. Soref Planetariuma the Milwaukee Public Museum. This show will also include a star talk about the early spring evening sky.

Please call (740-376-4827) or email (planetarium@marietta.edu) for reservations after March 16!

 


 

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