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Wetherbee Planetarium

Hours: 10:00am-4:00pm Thursday-Saturday, or by group reservation.
Admission: $3.50/person 4 years & up, FREE 3 years & under, $3.00/person group reservations. Prices do not include sales tax. Group reservations are for a minimum of 10 people. Please contact us for group reservations. Educators, please note our policies on tax exemption. Annual memberships are available.
Teachers & group leaders, please contact us for field trip reservations.

The Wetherbee Planetarium is proud to be considered a valuable educational resource in South Georgia, sharing not just fulldome educational films, but also producing live presentations on a wide variety of astronomy topics.

Planetarium Show Schedule (open Thursday-Saturday)
10:30 a.m. - Molecularium
11:30 a.m. - Earth, Moon and Sun
1:00 p.m. - Black Holes
2:00 p.m. - Astronomyths
3:00 p.m. - Oasis in Space

*The regular planetarium show schedule is subject to change. Please contact the education department the day you plan to visit to find out if the show schedule has changed for the day. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Films at the Wetherbee Planetarium:

Astronomyths

Live presentations:

Live presentations are narrated by our staff and are designed to encourage student participation.

Our Mission:

Thronateeska Heritage Center inspires wonder and stimulates exploration of science and South Georgia's history by providing a dynamic learning experience through an interactive science center and museum.