Join us for a breathtaking view of the cosmos!
Thanks to the generosity of our members, supporters and patrons, Museum of the Rockies has brought one of the world’s most advanced technologies to the Taylor Planetarium. Called Digistar 5 and developed by Evans & Sutherland, this state-of-the-art projection system allows visitors to experience our universe in vivid colors, visual motion and brilliant displays of light.
Season of Light
Showtimes: M-F - 11am & 3pm; Sat-Sun – 2pm & 4pm;
It’s back for another joyous season! Join us for Season of Light, MOR’s holiday classic about the many traditions and customs that make winter more festive. Yule logs, Christmas trees, the Hanukkah Menorah, luminaries, Santa Claus – all were taken from different cultures to fill the dark months of the year with more light. So brighten your family’s holidays and join us soon for Season of Light!
Showtimes: Daily - 1pm
This exciting new show explores rare types of volcanic eruptions that marshal the energy lurking beneath the surface of planet earth. The story of these big blowouts is a tale of havoc and mayhem: mass extinctions, climate collapses, and violence beyond anything ever witnessed. In this unique immersive experience, audiences will discover the impact of volcanism on the earth and other worlds in our solar system. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch.
The Big Sky Tonight-Fall
Showtimes: Sat – 11am & 3pm; Sun - 3pm
Come learn what can be seen in the night sky right from your own backyard! This unique presentation covers seasonal constellations for the casual viewer, as well as deep sky objects for those who want to know where to point their telescopes. This program is updated regularly to show current sky events along with new images from space.
One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure
Showtimes: Sat – 10am
Big Bird, Elmo and their friend Hu Hu Zhu, a Muppet from the Chinese production of Sesame Street, travel from Sesame Street to the Moon in this brilliant spectacle of light and color designed for young children. One World, One Sky is a great way to introduce the littlest members of the family to astronomy.
All shows and times are subject to change without notice.