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Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium

Introducing Our Summer Planetarium Schedule

We've got brand new shows in the works for Summer 2018 and are pleased to announced our new fulldome film "Rosetta: A Lifetime Discovery". Join the comet discoverer Klim Churyumov in the story abo...


April Astronomy

April starts with Venus climbing higher in the west, not setting until 2 hours after sunset by month's end.  Jupiter also rises earlier each night, close to sunset at the close of the month.  Saturn a...

Fairbanks Museum

Franklin Fairbanks Award

Saturday, May 5 Richard W. Brown will receive the 2018 Franklin Fairbanks Award during a celebration at the Museum. The Franklin Fairbanks Award is given each year to an individual for lifelong creat...

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