Take a seat, lean back and prepare for an incredible ride in the Bentley Planetarium at Tellus Science Museum with our state-of-the-art planetarium projector. The digital projector will take you through our solar system to the edge of the galaxy and beyond.
Bentley Planetarium tickets are $3.75 for the first show with paid museum admission. A second show during a single visit to the museum costs $2.25.
PLEASE NOTE: The Bentley Planetarium will be closed on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 for routine maintenance.
Destination Solar System
In Destination Solar System, passengers will travel hundreds of millions of miles in just seconds on an adventure-filled tour led by Jesse, an enthusiastic, knowledgeable – but inexperienced – tour guide, and Max, a highly advanced, fully-integrated onboard computer. Tours of the hottest hot spots and the coldest, stormiest and most spectacular sights in the Solar System await curious space explorers of all ages.
Recommended for ages 5 and up. This show available May 7 through September 5, 2022.
Live Tour of Tonight's Sky
Enjoy this live presentation of the stars over Georgia. Hear the stories behind the constellations in the night sky during this particular season.
Recommended for ages 6 and up.
Worlds Beyond Earth
Based on scientific data from groundbreaking space missions, Worlds Beyond Earth takes viewers on an exhilarating adventure through our cosmic neighborhood. Immersive visualizations showcase the solar system with unprecedented accuracy, including a landing on the cratered surface of our own Moon, a dramatic flight through the swirling rings of Saturn, and soaring encounters with distant worlds of active volcanoes and buried oceans.
Recommended for ages 6 and up. This show available May 7 through September 5, 2022.
Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity
Narrated by Academy-Award nominated actor Liam Neeson, this show brings the current science of black holes to life. Discover the early universe, star birth and death, the collision of giant galaxies, and a simulated flight to a super massive black hole lurking at the center of the Milky Way Galaxy.
Recommended for ages 8 and up. This show available May 7 through September 5, 2022.