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 a new full dome digital 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. School Groups Click Here

Adults (ages 19-61) $7.00
Students (ages 3-18) $5.00
Seniors (62+) $5.00
Groups larger than 50 please contact our scheduler 678-874-7113

Ask about our Stargazer Club or buy a Planetarium Gift Card. Both are available at the reception desk.

Do you want to see your loved one's name in the stars? If so, you will be interested in Birthday "Star" Package.

2015 Holiday Programs
Dates and Times
Let It Snow
Video Trailer
Longest Night
Video Trailer
Star Orf Bethlehem
Video Trailer

*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 minutes. An adult must accompany children under 12 years of age. The public programs are targeted at adults, students and school-aged children 10 and up . The family programs are appropriate for people of all ages, but are targeted at children 10 and under. 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).

*Rates for groups are available by prior arrangement.