Fall Hours

Monday-Thursday: Noon.-8 p.m.
Friday: Noon.-9 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
Sunday/Holidays: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

(775) 784-4812


Birthday Parties

Photo of kids having a birthday party!

Where fun and educational birthday parties are out of this world!

Birthday parties may be booked on either Saturday or Sunday, from September to May, in one of two available time slots:

In June through August, check out KIDS University’s array of summer camps, which includes science and space themes.

All parties are $15 per child with a minimum fee of $150 for up to 10 children. This price includes:

Activities are available at two age groups: 4-7 and 8-12. Party parents choose one of six activities per age group from physics, chemistry, geology, biology, astronomy or space exploration.

Parents may purchase favors from our Science Store with a 10% discount, and participants receive a coupon for a one-time 10% discount in the Science Store.

To reserve a spot with a $75 deposit, please call our front desk at (775) 784-4812. Deposits can be refunded up to two weeks before the scheduled party.

Special Events

We always welcome groups and special events, and offer a group rate of $5 per person for 15 or more people. Planetarium facilities can accommodate a wide range of special events including business meetings, graduation parties and more. Please call our front desk at (775) 784-4812 or email planetarium@unr.edu.



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Show Admission

$8 General  ages 13-59
$6 Special* Children, seniors, UNR, WCSD and military
$5 Groups  15 or more with advance reservations
FREE  for members
*Discounted admission applies to ages 3-12; Seniors 60 and older; University of Nevada, Reno students, faculty, staff and alumni with ID; Washoe County School District students and teachers with ID; military with ID; and groups (15 or more).

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Map & Parking

1664 N. Virginia St., Reno, NV 89557 • Free permit parking is available in the West Stadium Parking Complex, level 3, just east of the Planetarium.

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