The RMSC Museum will be open from Wednesday (May 12) through Sunday (May 16) in celebration of the final week of our featured exhibit, The Changemakers: Rochester Women Who Changed the World. See our admission page for details about our extended hours.

Spectacular Shows

Journey across the universe via spectacular shows at the Strasenburgh Planetarium!

Online ticket sales for public shows are encouraged and end 5 minutes before showtime. Same-day and advance sale tickets are available at the Planetarium box office and Museum reception desk.

REMINDER: Masks are required for all visitors age 2+. We appreciate your partnership in keeping the Planetarium safe for all visitors. 


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Sunrise Solar Eclipse Viewing on June 10

Join us to watch a sunrise solar eclipse

There will be an annular solar eclipse visible in Rochester on June 10

Let's Get Ready for the 2024 Eclipse

How are you preparing for the 2024 eclipse?

Enjoy some fun activities you can do at home to learn about eclipses

Host Your Own Private Planetarium Show!

Our new private Planetarium shows will give you and your small group the chance to enjoy an exclusive experience at the Strasenburgh Planetarium.

Black Holes Revealed (Now Playing!)

Take a journey with us to explore and learn more about black holes! 


NATIONAL PARKS ADVENTURE takes audiences on the ultimate off--‐trail adventure into America’s awe-inspiring great outdoors.

Planet Spectacular

Visit all the planets in our solar system (and Pluto) and the most interesting and beautiful moons, all in one colorful show.

Stars with Carl

A monthly show devoted to the 1968 Carl Zeiss Mark VI star projector, with a live presenter conducting a tour of the original Planetarium sky.

The Sky Tonight

Enjoy a concise tour of the stars, constellations, and planets in the current sky.

Pink Floyd Laser

50 minutes/No children under 5

The Beatles in Laser Light

50 minutes/No children under 5

Led Zeppelin Laser

50 minutes / No children under 5

90s Laser

50 minutes/No children under 5

70s Laser

50 minutes/No children under 5

Dave Matthews Laser

50 minutes/No children under 5

U2 Laser

Not currently playing

50 minutes / No children under 5

Radiohead Laser

50 minutes/No children under 5

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