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UWM Planetarium

The Manfred Olson Planetarium, located on the UWM campus, presents a variety of astronomy programs open to the general public. In addition, we offer planetarium shows and activities for private groups, such as schools, the Girl Scouts, and birthday celebrations. See our Events Calendar for information about our exciting astronomy programs!


Tickets for Friday Night Shows are now $3 each.

NASA Johnson Space Center's Flight Surgeon Jim Locke, a UWM alumnus, will be here to give two talks!  Click here for more information!
          How Space Flight Affects Astronauts' Health
                    Thursday, October 23 from 3:30-4:30pm in Physics 135
          From UWM to NASA:
                    Monday, October 27 from 4-5pm in EMS E180

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Public Programs

Friday Night Show - Just $3. A special topic every 4-6 weeks.
AstroBreak - Free! See schedule for list of topics.
Stargazing - Free! Peer through a telescope at the night sky!