Public Shows & Events

Programs this Week

Tickets for planetarium programs are $6 for Adults, $5 for UMaine Students/Veterans/Senior Citizens, and $4 for children under 12. Click here to view our calendar.

Tickets may be purchased online, by phone at 207.581.1341, or at our ticket box office prior to the show.

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Upcoming Monthly Schedule


Fridays @ 7:00 PM – To Space and Back

Fridays @ 9:00 PM – Music Show – Ozzy Osbourne: SATOllites

Sundays @ 2:00 PM – Secret of the Cardboard Rocket*

Tuesday, February 4 @ 10:00 AM – Lucia: the Secret of Shooting Stars**

February Break
2:00 PM Public Shows

Tuesday, February 18 – Magic Tree House: Space Mission*

Wednesday, February 19 – Lucia: Secret of Shooting Stars*

Thursday, February 20 – Earth, Moon, and Sun*

Friday, February 21 – One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure*


Fridays @ 7:00 PM – We Are Stars

Fridays @ 9:00 PM – Music Show – The Beatles: A Day in the Planetarium

Sundays @ 2:00 PM – Magic Tree House: Space Mission*

Tuesday, March 3 @ 10:00 AM – Secret of the Cardboard Rocket**

Maine Science Festival – Sunday, March 22

*This show is designed for younger audiences.
**Monthly Homeschool Show – Open to the General Public as well.

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Donations help secure the future of the Jordan Planetarium and observatory here at the University of Maine. They assist in acquiring new programming, keeping our technology up to date, and providing numerous astronomy and science opportunities for students of all ages and the general public.


Donations to the astronomy center can be made here.