The Texas A&M University-Commerce is proud to announce the opening of its state-of-the-art planetarium. The planetarium has a 40-foot dome and a Digistar 3 all digital projection system which fills the dome with sights and sounds beyond imagination. The planetarium's 87 reclined seats immerse the audience in a space environment filling their vision and appearing to take them beyond the confines of the Earth.
The planetarium is open to the public on Friday
at 7 & 8 PM Call 903-468-8652 for a recording specifying shows for given dates. Each show lasts about 45 minutes and begins with a live presentation of the current night sky where constellations, stars, and planets are shown.
Go to the schedule page for a description of the current shows.
Admission prices to the planetarium are:
- $4 for those under 18 and University Students with ID
- $4.50 for Faculty and Staff of the University and Senior Citizens
- $5 for General Admission
A $1.00 discount will be provided for each person who purchases tickets for both shows on the same day.
Ticket reservations can be made in advance by calling 903-468-8650 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org Specific seats will not be reserved.