Programs in the Museum's Hayden Planetarium include:
The Frontiers Lecture Series
This dynamic lecture series in the Hayden Planetarium features prominent astrophysicists, authors, and Museum experts. Attendees will learn about cutting-edge research and more.
These Hayden Planetarium programs let visitors explore the night sky with the Zeiss Mark IX star projector or travel to the farthest reaches of the observable universe with the world's most complete cosmic atlas, the Digital Universe.
Please note: There will be no Astronomy Live on the last Tuesday of December, Tuesday, December 31, due to the holiday. Please join us for a special Astronomy Live on Thursday, January 2, 2014.
The annual Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate returns in March of 2014. Tickets and more information will be available on this page shortly.
See individual listings for upcoming program below.
Support for Hayden Planetarium Programs is provided by the Schaffner Family.
June 25, 2013
Join astronomers in the Planetarium as they provide details on how to observe the night sky before heading outside to observe celestial objects.
October 13, 2012
Join us in the Hayden Planetarium for an evening of star hopping accompanied by mythology and stories that the night sky has inspired.