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Planetarium

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Welcome to Roberson’s Digital Planetarium!

Roberson’s Digital Planetarium seats 50 people, and serves thousands of school children and the general public every year. The planetarium can be reserved for groups as part of meetings or a special treat for your organization. A variety of educational programs are offered to school groups and can be scheduled for other organizations.

Fridays: 6:00 and 7:00PM

Saturdays: 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00PM

Sundays: 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00PM

Planetarium Shows & Times

The Planetarium will RE-OPEN March 6 for Space Day

Fridays: 6:00 and 7:00PM

Saturdays: 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00PM

Sundays: 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00PM

 

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Planetarium Admission

  • Members Free
  • Kids 4 & under Free
  • Adults +$4

 

Zoo/ Discovery Center Members:

  • Museum Admission: $3
  • Planetarium Admission: +$4

 

Reciprocal Members:

  • Museum Admission: FREE
  • Planetarium Admission: +$4

COVID-19 Safety Precautions

 

  • Only 13 visitors per Planetarium Show
  • All visitors over the age of 2 must where protective face coverings that cover the nose and mouth.
  • Visitors should line up at the Planetarium door on the 2nd floor and wait to be seated by a Museum Staff Member.
  • Timed tickets are required.
  • Social-distancing and one-way markers are located throughout the Museum.
  • Two seats will be left vacant between parties to allow for social distancing.
  • Frequent cleaning of high-touch surfaces is conducted throughout the day. Hand-sanitizer units are stationed throughout the museum.
  • Enhanced ventilation, doubling the Museum’s air exchange to be set at 20 per hour.
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Additional funding for Roberson is provided, in part, by general operating support grants from the United Cultural Fund, a program of the Broome County Arts Council and the New York State Council on the Arts.

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The Dr. G. Clifford and Florence B. Decker Foundation | The George A. and Margaret Mee Charitable Foundation

Roberson Museum and Science Center was recently awarded an $18,800 grant from Binghamton Rotary Charities to expand our educational program offerings in our Digital Planetarium. We are so very appreciative of the Binghamton Rotary Charities and this generous contribution towards our Digital Planetarium Programs.

Support provided by the general operations support grants from the United Cultural Fund, a program of the Broome County Arts Council; the Conrad and Virginia Klee Foundation; the Zoos, Botanical Gardens and Aquariums Program, administered by the New York State Office of Parks, Recreational, and Historical Preservation; and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.