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The "New" Saunders Planetarium

The Saunders Planetarium now features a new projection dome, new seating arrangements and a state-of-the-art star projector—the GOTO Space Simulator Chronos projection system—capable of recreating the night sky from any time in less than 20 seconds from the past, present, and future from anywhere on the planet!


In addition, the new interactive planetarium is capable of playing movies, ultra 3D graphics and live videos from NASA.


Saunders Planetarium Schedule 

Please Note: Planetarium schedule is subject to change. Please call (813) 987-6000 for more information.


Weekday Planetarium shows: 12 noon, 2 p.m., and 4 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday shows: 11 a.m., 12 noon, 2 p.m., 3 p.m., and 4 p.m.





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