More About Our Current ShowsArizona Science Center is the first science center in the world to showcase a state-of-the-art NanoSeam dome. With this cutting-edge technology, you will be fully immersed in the imagery of the galaxy and transported on animated journeys through cells, Earth, space and time. Even the astronomical marvels of Arizona's night skies. Shows play throughout the day.
*Planetarium presentation times are subject to change without notice.
Our voyage begins in the streets of downtown Phoenix as we Journey to the Edge of the Universe. Along the way, discover the planets that make up our Solar System, witness the formation and death of stars, and wonder at astronomical phenomenon, nebulae, and the largest objects in the Universe, galaxies.
Almost two decades ago there were no known planets orbiting sunlike stars outside our own solar system. Since 1995, developments in detection techniques have revealed hundreds of extrasolar planets. Explore the idea of what "Earth-like" even means, and take an immersive journey to several worlds that stretch the imagination, but aren't science fiction anymore.
Join us as we go on adventures through the Universe from the treehouse in our backyard. We will explore planets, fly through the galaxies, tell stories about the Sun, Moon, and stars, and much more from our Treehouse.
*Recommended for children from the ages of 2 to 6.
Discover the current night sky and hear stories about the different constellations visible this time of year. This show concludes with a spin through the cosmos.