The Fred G. Dale Planetarium will be open weekday mornings this summer as part of the Northeast Nebraska Backroads Tour. Visit the planetarium and snap a picture! The planetarium will also offer shows July 8 during the Wayne Chicken Show.
Fred G. Dale Planetarium
Summer 2023 Northeast Nebraska Backroads Tour
As part of the Northeast Nebraska Backroads Tour, the planetarium will have open hours to the public from 8:30 a.m. to noon starting Tuesday, May 30. These hours will continue Monday through Friday until mid-August (closed July 3-5). If you visit the planetarium as part of the backroads tour and the planetarium is closed, snap a picture of the QR code on the southwest doors of Carhart and the large banner just outside.
Solar Eclipse Talks
With two solar eclipses occurring in October 2023 and April 2024, Dr. Todd Young is offering a presentation to educate various groups on the science of solar eclipses. If you are interested in having Young present this talk to your group, please contact him directly at [email protected] or 402-375-7471. More details
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Contact the Planetarium Director
Dr. Todd Young, Professor of Physics and Astronomy
Contact the Planetarium (online form)