The University of Texas at Arlington

The University of Texas at Arlington

UTA Planetarium

UTA Planetarium

Public Shows

ASTRONOMY 101

Special lecture by an Astronomer about popular topics.

Show Times:

Friday03:00 pm
One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure

One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure

Discover the night sky with Big Bird, Elmo and their new friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu.

Show Times:

Tuesday02:00 pm
Saturday01:00 pm
Out There: The quest for extrasolar worlds

Out There: The quest for extrasolar worlds

Set out on a journey to learn about other worlds much like our own oasis in the universe.

Show Times:

Wednesday02:00 pm
Phantom of the Universe

Phantom of the Universe

The title “Phantom of the Universe” reflects dark matter’s invisible presence everywhere in the universe from galaxies to deep inside the earth.

Show Times:

Friday02:00 pm
Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd is the classic rock that everyone loves. Combine that with the amazing CG visual effects and you have an absolutely amazing show that no one should miss.

Show Times:

Saturday07:00 pm
ROSETTA

ROSETTA

Story of the first spacecraft landed on the comet surface. Rosetta spacecraft and "Philae" lander seek clues about the origins of the Solar System and life on Earth. Meet the challenges of a 10 year long mission.

Show Times:

Saturday06:00 pm
Secret of the Cardboard Rocket

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket

Join two children on a magical journey through the Solar System, aided by a talking astronomy book, a cardboard rocket, and a vivid imagination.

Show Times:

Saturday02:00 pm
Spacepark 360: Infinity

Spacepark 360: Infinity

The fastest fulldome show continues with 9 all new rides!

Show Times:

Sunday02:30 pm
Tuesday03:00 pm
Thursday03:00 pm
The Hot and Energetic Universe

The Hot and Energetic Universe

The planetarium documentary “The Hot and Energetic Universe” presents with the use of Immersive Visualisations and real images the achievements of the modern astronomy, the most advanced terrestrial and orbital observatories, the basic principles electromagnetic radiation and the natural phenomena related to the High Energy Astrophysics.

Show Times:

Sunday01:30 pm
TimeSpace

TimeSpace

Experience TimeSpace, a new show that turns the UT Arlington's Planetarium into a time machine!

Show Times:

Thursday02:00 pm

Tonight's Special

The astronomer's show!

Show Times:

Wednesday03:00 pm