Summer Hours

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

(775) 784-4812


Now playing in the Dome Theater

June 12-Sept. 4, 2017

Fulldome digital Planetarium shows

As a science education resource, many of Fleischmann Planetarium’s shows correlate with the K-12 Next-Generation Science Standards (NGSS) adopted by Nevada and California state boards of education. For more about the standards, visit

Family show: Accidental Astronauts

Robo-kids Cy and Annie, and their dog, Armstrong, get more than they expected from their class field trip. Explore the sun, Earth and moon. Race along on the moon’s surface, collect an asteroid sample and survive a solar storm.

Showtimes: 11 a.m. daily and holidays (July 4 and Sept. 4)

Family show: Attack of the Space Pirates

With amazing sound effects by George Lucas’ Skywalker Sound, the Starship Intrepid travels through hyperspace to supergiant stars, rogue planets and a black hole in a race to find an alien technology first, while defending against the attack of the space pirates.

Showtimes: noon daily and holidays (July 4 and Sept. 4)

Robot Explorers Movie Promo Picture

Robot Explorers with Solar Eclipses

Near the end of the 20th century, unmanned probes were launched into the far reaches of the solar system. Exploration continues. Many of these robust spacecraft still are operational, beaming their knowledge back to Earth every day. Narrated by Brent Spiner of TV’s Star Trek: The Next Generation. In anticipation of the Great American Eclipse on Aug. 21, Solar Eclipses will explain the phenomena and how to view them.

Showtimes: 1, 3 and 5 p.m. daily and at 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday

Black Holes

Journey through one of the most mystifying phenomena in the universe, exploring the latest discoveries and examining recent scientific theories while viewing simulations of black holes and their cosmic effects.

Showtimes: Daily 2 p.m.

Extreme Planets

Join the imaginative quest for extra-solar planets in this full-dome tour of extreme Earth-like environments, from water-worlds and molten landscapes to uninhabitable moons and planets with multiple suns.

Showtimes: Daily 4 p.m.

Saturn: Jewel of the Heavens with Summer Stargazing

Using spacecraft, scientists have reached out to this great planet sailing by trillions of chunks of ice that make up its rings. Thanks to new findings, Saturn’s moons, rings and exotic secrets can be seen in the latest 3-D technology filling the Planetarium dome (no 3-D glasses required).

Showtimes: 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday

The Wall

Pink Floyd’s rock album The Wall is presented in an immersive HD animation of color and surround-sound. (Please note: mature lyrics/themes)

Showtimes: Fridays and Saturdays: 8 p.m.

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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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