The RMSC Museum and Strasenburgh Planetarium are Open for Regular Hours. Plan Your Visit.

Reminder: ALL visitors, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear a mask when indoors visiting the RMSC.

Rotation and Revolution

Rotation and Revolution

The Planetarium’s Digistar visualization system creates an inspiring, immersive experience that can’t be conveyed on a flat screen. Take a virtual trip from Earth’s surface into the solar system to see vividly how rotation and revolution produce the cyclical sky changes we see.

**Seating capacity may be limited in compliance with public health guidelines in effect on the day of your visit. Maximum capacity includes all students, teachers, aides, chaperones, parents, and siblings.

Subjects: Physical Sciences, Space Science
Program Type: Planetarium Digistar Presentation
NYS Standards:

  • ESS1.B Earth and the Solar System.

NOTE: Teachers are invited to email Planetarium Director, Steve Fentress, at sfentress@rmsc.org before their visit to discuss how to tailor the presentation to their class.



Where is it?

Strasenburgh Planetarium

When is it?

Days Available: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Start Date: 10/19/2021
End Date: 06/24/2022
Program Length: 45 min. plus seating time
Earliest Start Time: 10am

Who Should Attend?

Grades: 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade
Minimum Attendence: 15
Maximum Attendence: 75

How Much Does It Cost?

Cost: Planetarium Group Admission (for 1 show): $8 per person; 1 free adult with every 5 students; RMSC Member Adults free; COMBO: $4 additional charge when adding to Museum Group Admission or another Planetarium Show Admission

How To Book?

Call: 585.697.1942
Reservation Lead Time: 3 Wks

Need More Information?

Name: Member & Visitor Services
Phone: 585.697.1942


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