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Great exhibits for children

I've taken a big group of grandchildren several times and enjoyed it each time. The planetarium is... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
happyladyTyler
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Tyler, Texas
Tue $1 day

On Tue the shows were $1. We went to 2 different shows. The shows were interesting and enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed November 19, 2017
Linda S
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Munford, Tennessee
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

I've taken a big group of grandchildren several times and enjoyed it each time. The planetarium is delightful. I highly recommend it.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank happyladyTyler
Reviewed November 19, 2017

On Tue the shows were $1. We went to 2 different shows. The shows were interesting and enjoyed the theater seating. They did warn you that could cause dizziness but told you how to stop it.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Linda S
Reviewed November 2, 2017

The primary attraction is the domed theater which shows different movies throughout the day. We watched one movie about engineers solving problems which was both educational and inspiring. When we visited, the movies were only $5 for seniors. There were so few displays that I...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed July 23, 2017

We went to one of the children's shows with my two year old and six year old on a hot day in June. We had the best time! I will say that the center doesn't offer a ton of activities - I think even with...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank rcm424
Reviewed July 10, 2017

They got their money's worth with the million dollar renovation. I love organizing school field trips here and now I can take my kids without the school!

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed June 9, 2017

A great place for all ages! Watching show on a dome is unique and fun for everyone! They have a variety of films!

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed May 20, 2017

a variety of shows are available. the kids absolutely loved it!! I unfortunately get motion sickness and felt a little queezy. So take some dramamine before you go if you get motion sickness.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank sharrison0809
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Super nice folks. Planetarium show was plodding. Exhibit small. Clean restrooms. May be more fun for young children.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed all the films at the planetarium. We were also extremely surprised to find that Tuesday is dollar day so we got each film for one dollar. We stayed all afternoon and saw four films. It only cost us four dollars each and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed three amazing shows in the dome theatre. The attendants were super nice and helpful. The rock and gem collections was fabulous. The young man narrating the opening & closing of the films was very good. We are looking forward to visiting again.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Donna B
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As far as a visit to the planetarium is free other than events. Events are fund raisers. I suggest that you contact the Center for Earth and Space Science for correct information, as I was simply a visitor and am not... More
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