Space Academy - a new live, interactive program to teach kids about astronomy
Mask policy: effective March 1, 2022, masks are respected but not expected or required.
Space Academy covers the fundamentals of astronomy in a LIVE, interactive 45 minute talk. Recommended for kids at a 3rd Grade comprehension or older.
September 10 - October 30, 2022, Sat & Sun at 1:00 p.m.
Space Academy: Planets will tour the Solar System, demonstrate how to find planets in the night sky, explore what makes each planet unique, and discuss the importance of gravity.
November 5 - December 18, 2022, Sat & Sun at 1:00 p.m.
Space Academy: Stars explores the life, birth, and death of stars including stellar formation, the electromagnetic spectrum, supernovae, and star lore.
Out of County Guests
Adults 12-59 $8 | Seniors 60+ $6 | Students (w/ ID) $6 | Children 2-11 $6 | Children 0-2 FREE
Out of County Combo Ticket Prices
Include admission to Sloan Museum of Discovery
Adults 12-59 $17 | Seniors 60+ $12 | Students (w/ ID) $12 | Children 2-11 $10 | Children 0-2 FREE
Genesee County Residents
All Longway Planetarium shows are 50% off for Genesee County residents:
Adults 12-59 $4 | Seniors 60+ $3 | Students (w/ ID) $3 | Children 2-11 $3 | Children 0-2 FREE
When you arrive, please present your driver’s license or ID with your address on it to confirm your residency. Longway Planetarium shows are funded in part by the Genesee County Arts Education and Cultural Enrichment Millage. Your tax dollars are at work.
All Longway Planetarium shows are free for members
Please login to reserve your member tickets. Member discounts are automatically applied at checkout. When you arrive, please present your membership card and driver's license or ID to confirm your membership level.
Once a show has started, there will be no late seating. Please arrive before the show begins.