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Small Planetarium

The exhibits of the Planetarium are FREE, however, you pay for tickets to any movie showings. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mae-Robinson69
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Salt Lake City, Utah
Love the dome theater

The exhibits were alright but really enjoyed the dome theater the most. Jodie (sp?) was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Becca C
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For more than 50 years, Clark Planetarium, formerly known as Hansen Planetarium, has been Salt Lake’s go-to destination for visitors of all ages who want to discover and learn about space and science. We engage audiences inside our walls and across...more
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110 S 400 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1145
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The exhibits of the Planetarium are FREE, however, you pay for tickets to any movie showings. The movies are scheduled throughout the day, at specific times. We made the mistake of not looking at show times for the Panda movie and left because it was...More

Thank Mae-Robinson69
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The exhibits were alright but really enjoyed the dome theater the most. Jodie (sp?) was entertaining and very knowledgeable. After the show she took time to answer questions and showed us even more stuff on the dome! Definitely would go back if I lived in...More

Thank Becca C
Reviewed 6 days ago

The free area is ok to spend a couple of hours. It's ok for kids. But the shows are not worth the price.

Thank zipper901
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This planetarium is great for kids and anyone interested in space and science. And it is free to get in! Great way for us to spend some time indoors out of the heat and have fun learning at the same time. You have to pay...More

Thank Jack_Hammer1849
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here on a whim and wow was it a wonderful time. 3 floors of discovery and hands on amazement. We could have stayed all day, but held back to 4 hours. Every display was intriguing and entertaining. Besides the planetarium, we also caught...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Children young and old will be delighted by this planetarium. Lots to do and see while you wait for your show. I had to be dragged out of here!

Thank Barbara E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We brought our 7 year old grandson and his 23 and 32 year old uncles here to kill time before dinner. FREE admission although movies in the dome and imax theaters have a fee. Concession stand prices are very reasonable. The guys all enjoyed themselves,...More

Thank Kona93
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to a laser show but also spent an hour exploring the public areas and gift shop afterwards. Super fun for adults and my kids ages 9 & 11 loved it too.

Thank hebergal
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Was there for a professional conference. It takes a bit to figure out where everything is, the signing could be improved. Lunch and snack facilities - ok - but lines can be long during peak time.

Thank argonaut2
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Good place for kids but a little run down...but free! If we had more time, we would have purchased theater seats for the show.

Thank onestateatatime
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Darrell D
March 18, 2018|
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Response from coreym275 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Plenty for small hands to do.
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aasteve802
July 11, 2017|
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Response from Sarah T | Reviewed this property |
An hour or two for all the cool free stuff to do there. Add on extra time if you’re going to see a show!
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Lorna B
March 9, 2017|
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Response from AmyCO1985 | Property representative |
Hi there, I am the Marketing & PR rep for Clark Planetarium. You can purchase tickets online in advance, but this is not required. We sell tickets right up to show starting time on site, except for the last show of the... More
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