Museum opening hours: 10am to 4pm Wednesday through Saturday | Noon to 5pm on Sunday | Closed on Monday and Tuesday | Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day

201 10th St. W

Bradenton, FL 34205

Planetarium Show Descriptions

Planetarium Show Descriptions

Planetarium Show Times

The Planetarium features presentations that make the most of our new, state-of-the-art Planetarium software and projection system.

Please sign up for your preferred show time when you arrive at the Museum.

NEW SHOW: “Sea of Stars: Sail Through the Milky Way”

  • “Sea of Stars: Sail Through the Milky Way” takes you on a 10-minute journey to visit baby stars in a stellar nursery, see the nebulas left by dead stars, and explore the supermassive black hole at the heart of our Milky Way galaxy. Prepare to be star struck!



11am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm


1pm, 2:30pm, and 4pm

“Flight Through Our Solar System”

  • “Flight Through Our Solar System” is a 10-minute narrated tour that begins at the sun then travels through our solar system — including the asteroid belt — past Pluto and the other outer planets, until we arrive at the icy outer reaches of the Kuiper Belt and the Oort Cloud, located on the outer fringe of our solar system.

Show Times

Wednesday – Saturday

10:30am, 12pm and 2pm


12:30pm, 2pm, and 3:30pm