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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.


The Planetarium is looking for 1-2 people interested in stargazing and/or publicity.  Click here to learn more!

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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!

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