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Casper Planetarium

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Address: 904 N. Poplar, Casper, WY
Phone Number: 307/577-0310
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sat 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm

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Fun outings for families and kids

Excellent shows for kids and a fun place to go. Glad it finally opened again after being closed so long. A must see.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
CBWArvada
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Denver, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

This place is okay for a small town that doesn't offer much in the way of entertainment. It's pretty small but, the shows are very well done and the staff is pretty friendly.

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1 Thank Courtney W
Denver, Colorado
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Excellent shows for kids and a fun place to go. Glad it finally opened again after being closed so long. A must see.

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1 Thank CBWArvada
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

This is a very good place to take children or yourself for well done shows about the universe. I have also been here for a radio play which was very good.

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1 Thank Michael D
Casper, Wyoming
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35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

The Planetarium is always fun to visit a few times a year. Educational and always something new. The staff is always friendly and the price is about the same as a movie. I would recommend this for children and kids birthday parties.

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1 Thank jogden307
Wyoming
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

A great place for taking your children if they're interested in stars and skies. The theater is dome-shaped, making the show even more interesting. The price was a little bit high imo thought.

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1 Thank James C
Casper, Wyoming
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40 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

I've been to the planetarium a couple of times, and have seen live "in the wings" style theater (it was fine, in their defense it's a pretty small theater company). I have a pre-teen I've taken there. I've also watched a film there... despite the very uncomfortable seating I was bored enough to fall asleep.

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Thank SM_Renaissance
Valrico, Florida
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103 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

My family and I visited the Casper Planetarium on a Friday, we saw the 11 Night Sky show. The show was fun and informational. We learned about the night sky, constellations, planets and stars. This would be a wonderful show for Kindergarten through third grade students, but my preteen and teenager enjoyed it as well. The planetarium has some interesting... More 

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2 Thank tworahrah
Casper, Wyoming
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I've taken groups of kids as well as my neighbors and they have all enjoyed it! All the kids talked about it for hours afterwards! Also, I've got to the laser light shows, very fun!

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Thank lportz
Casper, Wyoming
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013 via mobile

This was a fun place to take my 3 year old daughter. We went to the Sesame Street showing. She really enjoyed herself :-)

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Thank Melanie B
Horse Patch, Wyoming
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

Their programs are fun and informative and the facility is very nice. Kids all seem to like this. Seats are comfortable and sound and lights are well done.

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1 Thank MeridethInWyoming

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