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Maverick Parking Garage

Maverick Parking Garage is located at just one-half block south of UTA Planetarium. Parking in the garage is $3.75 per hour or a daily maximum of $13, which can be paid at the meters on the lower level next to the elevators.

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Metered Parking

There are several nearby areas that provide short-term metered parking. Metered spaces are enforced 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Monday through Friday. Meters are not enforced on weekends, and patrons can use metered spaces for free during weekend shows. Use the the HonkMobile phone app for metered parking.

College Park District

Customer parking at the College Park District is only two blocks away from UTA Planetarium and offers two-hours complementary parking for visitors. If you park at the shops while visiting UTA Planetarium, please visit the shops and see what they offer.

Passenger Drop-off

Convenient passenger drop-off is available in the circle drive in front of the UTA Planetarium entrance, which is on the south side of the Chemistry & Physics Building.

Bus Parking

After dropping off passengers, buses must park at Maverick Stadium.