Jim Cherry Memorial Planetarium

Fernbank Science Center Zeiss star projector

The Jim Cherry Memorial Planetarium at Fernbank Science Center offers a unique opportunity to learn about the night sky. The 500-seat theater, equipped with a 70-foot dome, a Mark V Zeiss star projector and a new full dome digital projection system collectively create a stunning immersive environment.

The FSC planetarium is one of the largest in the United States and is the only major planetarium owned and operated by a public school system. In addition to the educational programs for schools, public programs are offered on a regular basis.

Please click here for our public shows and schedules page.

 

 

 

 

 

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