Now showing in The Star Theater
Playing in the Star Theater April 1 - June 6, 2013
See a SkyDome 8/70™ large-format feature film, a planetarium star show, or a planetarium light show — or all three! The SkyDome experience will surround you with brilliant color and lifelike detail — truly an audiovisual experience like no other!
Make it a DOUBLE FEATURE and save 50 percent off admission to the show following your full-price admission!
Discover the STELLAR benefits of membership in Friends of the Planetarium!
Monday-Thursday, Noon-7 p.m. ; Friday, Noon-9 p.m. ;
Full-Dome Planetarium Shows!
Black Holes© and Starlight Express©
A full-dome digital feature film by Clark Planetarium Productions®
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Black Holes takes audiences through one of the most mystifying, awe-inspiring phenomena in the universe, via the latest in 3-D animation technology. What is a black hole? Where do they come from? How do we find them? Is there one on Earth’s horizon? You’ll learn the answers and more! Continue your solar system journey with this new Starlight Express segment, providing a short overview presentation of current space news that changes monthly!
Showtimes: Daily: 1, 3 and 5 p.m.; plus 7 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays
Wonders of the Universe© and It’s About Time©
Two full-dome digital shows by Evans & Sutherland Digital Theater Productions®
Look into space through the Hubble Space Telescope and see other galaxies, astounding nebulae, and a spectacular tour of our solar system in Wonders of the Universe. We’ll also journey with It’s About Time, looking at cycles that rule our planet and our lives, and visiting the entire time since the Big Bang, all compressed into a single day.
Showtimes: Daily: 2, 4 and 6 p.m. ; plus 12 noon, Saturdays, Sundays and Memorial Day, May 27
Perfect Little Planets©
A full-dome digital show by Clark Planetarium Productions®
Greetings, Earthlings! Imagine the ultimate space vacation! For space travelers of all ages, this search of the galaxy to find the best destinations takes us over Pluto, through the rings of Saturn, across the storms of Jupiter and much more.
Showtimes: Saturdays, Sundays and Memorial Day, May 27: 11 a.m.
Live SkyTonight Star Talk
What’s happening in the sky tonight? We’ll find out with the help of guest astronomers using our state-of-the-art equipment (followed by FREE telescope viewing, weather permitting, courtesy of the Astronomical Society of Nevada).
Showtimes: First Friday of each month: 6 p.m.
Full-Dome Music and Light Show!
Pink Floyd’s The Wall©
A full-dome music and light show by Starlight Productions®
The classic rock album in a stunning full-dome, HD interpretation of sight and sound! (Please note: mature lyrics/themes)
Showtimes: Fridays and Saturdays: 8 p.m.
FREE Weekly Star Party!
MacLean Observatory at Redfield Campus
Visit the MacLean Observatory at Redfield Campus (see map) for free telescope viewing every Friday, weather permitting. Please call (775) 784-4812 before visiting for status updates and more information.
Hours: April-June, 8-10 p.m.
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