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Address: 217 Physical Science Building, Bowling Green, OH 43402
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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An incredible resource for our community

I've attended quite a few programs at the planetarium, and I must stay, it is a must see for anybody with interest in space. The first time I went was to receive credit for a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed February 21, 2015
Stephen M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

I've attended quite a few programs at the planetarium, and I must stay, it is a must see for anybody with interest in space. The first time I went was to receive credit for a class, and during the tour we were introduced to the roof-top telescope, which was quite impressive. I've been back a few times for their different... More 

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Beavercreek, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2014

The BGSU Planetarium is a good experience and they have different shows that you can go to see! If you want something simple and educational this is a good place for you to go. It is only a suggested donation to see a show to.

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Bowling Green, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2014

This is one of the best kept secrets on the BGSU campus. They put on monthly shows that are well done and free to the public. We make donations which they do accept. Children will love it. Adults will love it. I find the schedule out through the university but don't know if there is a website or not. The... More 

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Bowling Green, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2013

I have always loved planetariums anyway and I was thrilled to find there was one in my home town that I could go to for free, if necessary, or for a voluntary donation. Because it belongs to the University, I know many people involved with it, including the man (now retired) mostly responsible for its presence in our town in... More 

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