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Cernan Earth & Space Center

Current Public Schedule

 

IMPORTANT: This Web page cannot provide last minute changes to our public show schedule, such as weather-related cancellations. Please call our Program Line at (708) 583-3100 for up-to-the-minute information, particularly if you are coming from a distance to see one or more of our shows. Thank you.


Earth & Sky Shows: Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30p.m.*
August 28 through September 26 --- [Due to building renovation, the September 26th Monthly Skywatch will only offer free telescope viewing outside on the lawn, weather permitting].
October 9 through 31 --- Cosmic Colors + Perseus & Andromeda mini laser show


Laser Shows: Fridays and Saturdays at 9:00p.m.
August 28 through September 26 --- [Closed for theater renovation].
October 9 through 31 --- Halloween Spooktacular new laser light show + Fright Light mini laser show


Children's Shows: Sundays at 2:00p.m. (best for children preschool to 2nd grade)
August 30 through September 27 --- [Closed for theater renovation].
October 11 through 25 --- Rusty Rocket Full Dome show + The Friendly Stars mini show


Sunday Sampler: Sundays at 3:00p.m.
August 30 through September 27 --- [Closed for theater renovation].
October 11 through 25 --- Destination: The Planets + The Pluto Story mini show + Mini Fright mini laser show


*The 7:30 Saturday evening program will be replaced by the Monthly Skywatch on 10/24/2015.

Admission for all shows (except Laser Shows):

$8   Adults
$4   Children 2 to 12/Senior citizens 55 and over
Free   Children under 2
Free   Triton College students w/current semester ID (courtesy of TCSA)
 
Admission for Laser Shows:
$10   Adults
$5   Children 2 to 12/Senior citizens 55 and over
Free   Children under 2
Free   Triton College students w/current semester ID (courtesy of TCSA)

 

To become a Cernan Center member and receive free admission to public programs (as well as other members-only benefits), please go to our Membership page.

For a detailed description of each of our Earth and sky shows or children's shows, please go to our Show Descriptions page.

For a list of the songs that appear in each of our laser light shows, please go to Laser Show Song Lists.

For more information about our Monthly Skywatch series, please go to our Monthly Skywatch page.

If you'd prefer to attend programs on weekdays, please call the Cernan Center at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3372, for our weekday show schedule. Our weekday show schedule varies from day to day since group reservations determine this schedule. Individuals may join these group shows if space permits.