Planetarium Shows

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STAR SHOW TIMES through July 30

 

Appleton Children's Week - July 24-30, 2016
The Barlow will be offering a specially-expanded schedule and specially-priced programs on Tuesday, July 26 and Thursday, July 28. Secret of the Cardboard Rocket will be shown at 2:30 and 3:45 pm on each day.  Admission prices will be "Free Kid with Paid Adult." Due to their popularity, tickets will only be available on the day of the programs.

 

PLEASE NOTE
THE BARLOW NO LONGER HAS SUNDAY PROGRAMMING.

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ADMISSION

- FREE FOR BARLOW MEMBERS!
- $8 for Adults
- $7 for Students (age 13-18)
- $7 for College Students (with ID)
- $6 for Children (age 3-12)
- $6 for Seniors (age 60+)
- MULTIPLE SHOW DISCOUNTS ARE AVAILABLE
- GROUP DISCOUNTS ARE AVAILABLE
- FREE FOR ELIGIBLE ASTC PASSPORT MEMBERS!

 

ASTC PASS PROGRAM RESTRICTIONS

1) Based on your science center’s or museum’s location: Science centers/museums located within 90 miles of each other are excluded from the Travel Passport Program unless that exclusion is lifted by mutual agreement.

2) Based on residence: To receive Travel Passport Program benefits, you must live more than 90 miles away from the center/museum you wish to visit. Admissions staff reserve the right to request proof of residence for benefits to apply. Science centers and museums requesting proof of residence are marked by (Check IDs).

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BOX OFFICE HOURS

TUE-SAT: 2-3:45 pm
EVENINGS:  1/2 hour prior to first show
SUN: CLOSED
PHONE & RECORDED INFO:  920-832-2848

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Feature Shows
(grade 5 & above)

For visitors who have an established interest in astronomy and space, the Barlow Planetarium presents feature shows on astronomy and space topics.

 

Ring WorldRing World

June 1 - July 30

The planet Saturn has long fascinated all those who have looked through a telescope to see its beautiful rings. But telescopes just are not good enough! The NASA/ESA Cassini-Huygens space probe has arrived at Saturn and is conducting experiments and collecting data as you read this. Learn about the capabilities of the Cassini-Huygens probe and be updated with the latest images and data. This exciting NASA-produced adventure is narrated by John Billingsley of Star Trek - Enterprise! Each show concludes with a tour of the current nighttime sky – stars, constellations and planets – as seen from the Fox Valley and Northeast Wisconsin.

Purchase Ring World Tickets

 

 

FUTURE FEATURE SHOWS THROUGH SEPTEMBER 3, 2016

The Planets Title
August 3
through
September 3, 2016

 

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Family Shows
(grade 4 & below)

For the visitors that are young and young-at-heart that are looking for a light, fun and educational astronomy experience, the Barlow Planetarium presents family shows on astronomy.

 

Secret of the Cardboard RocketCardboard Rocket Title

July 2 - 30

Join two children on a magical journey through the Solar System, aided by a talking astronomy book, a cardboard rocket, and a vivid imagination. During this imaginative show, audiences will land on Venus, fly through the rings of Saturn, and discover the secrets of the Solar System. Each show concludes with a tour of the current nighttime sky – stars, constellations and planets – as seen from the Fox Valley and Northeast Wisconsin.

Purchase Cardboard Rocket Tickets

 

 

 

 

 

FUTURE FAMILY SHOWS THROUGH SEPTEMBER 3, 2016

Lifestyles
August 2
through
September 3, 2016

 

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Family Laser Shows
(all ages)

Family friendly music laser shows.  Each show begins with a tour  to the current nighttime sky as seen from Northeast Wisconsin.


RETURNING FALL 2016!