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May 10, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.


Free event! Build rockets, explore the Sun, and see a planetarium show!

 Astronomy Day.pdfAstronomy Day May 10




For kids grades 3-5.

One week sessions:

July 14- July 18 OR August 4 - August 8


Spend a week enjoying the wonders of aerospace. Explore the cosmos, planets and constellations. Build flying machines including rockets!

 Astronomy Day.pdfSPACE CAMP 2014

Astronomy Day.pdfSPACE CAMP Application


Buehler Planetarium




Buehler Planetarium: Immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring cosmos! This state-of-the-art facility features a 40-foot dome using a Definiti fulldome video system that lets you see the night sky as it should be seen—without city lights. Attend day or evening shows designed to educate and entertain. Some Planetarium shows are free for Broward College students and available at a low cost to the public. Teachers are encouraged to arrange field trips to Buehler Planetarium.

Planetarium Shows & Programs*

Show Date & Time Admission Fee
Children’s Program Saturday at 1:30 p.m. $6
Feature Presentation Friday & Saturday at 7 p.m.
Saturday at 3 p.m.
Stories for a Starry Night Wednesday at 7 p.m. $4

*Box office opens half an hour before show time. No late admittance.

The Broward College Observatory: The powerful telescopes in our observatory are just outside the Planetarium in the patio. See the planets, nebulae and the moon in unparalleled detail (weather permitting) during evening observation hours, after our evening shows. Safely observe the sun during solar observation on Wednesdays in the daytime. All observations are free and open to the public.

Evening Observation Hours
Wednesday 8 p.m.  - 10 p.m.
Friday 8 p.m. - 10 p.m.
​Saturday ​8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Daytime Observation Hours
Wednesday 1 p.m.- 3 p.m.


Schools, Camps, and Groups:  Field Trip Information

Office Hours
Weekdays 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Contact info:
Phone: 954-201-6681

Astronomy Day.pdfAstronomy Day May 10, Astronomy Day.pdfSPACE CAMP 2014Astronomy Day.pdfSPACE CAMP Application
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