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Address: 2333 Vanderventer Street, San Angelo, TX
Phone Number: (325) 942-2188
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World Class Planetarium in San Angelo, Texas

Take the time to visit this place. It is world class and hard to believe that we can have something like this in San Angelo. One of the best in the country!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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San Angelo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Take the time to visit this place. It is world class and hard to believe that we can have something like this in San Angelo. One of the best in the country!

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San Angelo, TX USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

A great planetarium located on the campus of ASU. Lots of theatre style seating. Video programs are always informative. The viewing of the night sky is very, very realistic.

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San Angelo, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

I have been visiting the Angelo State University Planetarium since grade school and have always found it an interesting adventure. Shows vary from month to month and may discuss anything from Super Volcanoes on our very own Planet Earth to dusty star clouds eons beyond our reach. Great for young scholars and adults alike!

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SAN ANGELO, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The ASU Planetarium is a unique, inexpensive opportunity/experience for the entire family. Located at Angelo State Univeristy on Rosemont Ave; this exhibit is presented on Thursday evenings. There are two separate showings of a pre-recorded educational piece on astronomy set to a movie type setting and projected on a 360• view screen. The first showing is around 6:30 pm; each... More 

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San Angelo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Not many people realize that the planetarium is open to the public of an evening on Thursday and Friday while college is in session. My Kiddos LOVE to go star gazing indoors on cold evenings. Just take a seat, lean back, and enjoy the show/lesson. There is a small fee of 3 or 4 dollars per adult, but there are... More 

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San Angelo, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

My grandchildren came to visit and we went to a show at the Planetarium and they loved it. It was a learning experience as well. My daughter and I enjoyed it as well and we will go back!

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San Angelo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

We went to the ASU Planetarium in March of this year and saw the show on Saturn. First of all - they charge almost next to nothing - 2 dollars for military (I think!) and the show was great! They were timely and informative and the actual show was very well done. We are definitely planning on working this into... More 

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San Angelo, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

It's been a couple of years since I've been but I love their planetarium. Comfortable seats and the feeling of being their when they dim the lights. Great experience that more people in San Angelo should take advantage of.

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Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

It was so relaxing. Amazing to sit & look at the moon in the sky over ASU as it would appear over night.

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San Angelo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

Who knew that Angelo State University has this type of facility? Actually this is just one of the many treasures that ASU has to offer. Be sure to check out the entire university.

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Address: 2333 Vanderventer Street, San Angelo, TX
Phone Number: (325) 942-2188
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Angelo

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