Dark Universe

November 2, 2013 - January 16, 2020

Timed entry only.
Hayden Planetarium Space Theater, first floor.

Dark Universe space show.
Exquisite renderings of enigmatic cosmic phenomena. Seminal scientific instruments. Spectacular scenes in deep space. 

The Hayden Planetarium Space Show Dark Universe celebrates the pivotal discoveries that have led us to greater knowledge of the structure and history of the universe and our place in it—and to new frontiers for exploration.

Dark Universe is no longer screening at the Hayden Planetarium. It is available for licensing by other planetaria.

See the new Space Show, Worlds Beyond Earth, on your next visit to the Museum.

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Length of show: 25 minutes

Captioning devices are available.

Dark Universe was created by the American Museum of Natural History, the Frederick Phineas and Sandra Priest Rose Center for Earth and Space, and the Hayden Planetarium.

The Museum also gratefully acknowledges major funding from the Charles Hayden Foundation.

Presented with special thanks to NASA and the National Science Foundation.

Dark Universe was developed by the American Museum of Natural History, New York (www.amnh.org), in collaboration with the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, and GOTO INC, Tokyo, Japan.