Abrams Planetarium


Image of Abrams Planetarium in winter

Are you fascinated by the night sky? Rediscover the wonders of the universe at Abrams Planetarium. The sky theater features fantastic star shows utilizing a state-of-the-art computer graphics star projector. The planetarium can accommodate up to 141 people in the theater, black light art gallery and exhibit hall. Shows are available at a nominal charge. Shows can be arranged for group visits, or you are welcome to join for a public program.

The Abrams Planetarium, located at 755 Science Rd, East Lansing, MI, serves as an astronomy and space science education resource center for central Michigan. The planetarium is an outreach unit of MSU’s Department of Physics and Astronomy that offers a variety of shows to all age groups, from preschool through senior citizens. The planetarium houses an exhibit hall with a book and gift counter, a black light gallery of astronomical art and a hemispherical domed sky theatre.

Abrams Planetarium offers a variety of single-visit instructional programs dealing with astronomical topics for a variety of age groups. For program information, check out their website.