Planetarium Programs & Schedules

The planetarium at Fernbank Science Center is a celestial theater in the round, utilizing the complex Zeiss Mark V planetarium projector in conjunction with SPITZ SciDome 4K Laser projection system. These technologies collectively create a stunning immersive environment, which guide the audience through the wonders of the universe. The 70-ft diameter planetarium, one of the largest in the United States, is dedicated to teaching and public enrichment.


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ADMISSION FOR PLANETARIUM PROGRAMS*

Adults (ages 19-61) $7.00
Students (ages 3-18) $5.00
Seniors (62+) $5.00
During the summer (June and July) we ask that groups larger than 50 contact our scheduler at 678-874-7113. If your group is smaller than 50, then you do not need to contact the scheduler. Group discounts do not apply during the summer months.

SUMMER SCHEDULE

Monday - Friday: 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00
Thursday & Friday: 7:00, 8:00
Saturday: 11:00, 12:00, 2:00, 3:00
Please refer to our calendar for program descriptions and for dates that the center is closed.


SUMMER PLANETARIUM PROGRAMS

Phantom of the Universe
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Perfect Little Planet
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Solar Quest
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Earth, Moon and Sun
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One World One Sky
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The Sky Tonight
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*Planetarium doors open 10 minutes prior to each scheduled performance. Admission (or readmission) after a program has begun is not possible. Programs last approximately 30-40 minutes. An adult must accompany children under 12 years of age. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. The management reserves the right to change programs without prior notice.

*Admission prices and policies are subject to change. Download admission policy statement (PDF format).

*During the summer (June and July) we ask that groups larger than 50 contact our scheduler at 678-874-7113. If your group is smaller than 50, then you do not need to contact the scheduler.