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Ward Beecher Planetarium

Address: Youngstown State University, One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH 44555
Phone Number: 330 941-1370
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Ranked #8 of 11 Attractions in Youngstown
Type: Observatories/ Planetariums, Museums
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Type: Observatories/ Planetariums, Museums
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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English first
Youngstown, Ohio
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

During the school year, the Planetarium puts on free shows for the public, usually on Friday and Saturday nights. You have to arrive on time as they lock the doors when the show is scheduled to start. The shows are really very good, and the planetarium at YSU is one of the only in NE Ohio. It has also been... More 

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Canfield, Ohio
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Visit here and be amazed by the sights and professionalism of the staff. A fun place to visit with the family kids love it

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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

This really isn't going to hold anyones attention, let alone a child. I have done it twice with boy scouts. Kinda boring

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