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MOR Stellar Performances

Taylor Planetarium

Join us for a breathtaking view of the cosmos!

The Taylor Planetarium at Museum of the Rockies offers Digistar 4K digital projection on a 40-foot dome. Developed by Evans & Sutherland, this state-of-the-art projection system allows visitors to experience our universe and our world in vivid colors, dramatic motion and brilliant displays of light. Each show runs for approximately 30 minutes. We suggest getting to your seat 10 minutes before showtime as the doors close precisely on the hour.


November 23 – December 31
Monday – Friday

11 a.m. | Season of Light
1 p.m. | Experience the Aurora
3 p.m. | Season of Light

Saturday – Sunday
10 a.m. | The Secret of the Cardboard Rocket
11 a.m. | Season of Light
12 p.m. | Experience the Aurora
1 p.m. | Experience the Aurora
2 p.m. | The Big Sky Tonight
3 p.m. | Season of Light|
4 p.m. | Experience the Aurora

The Secret of the Cardboard Rocket (Children's Show)
Adventure through the solar system in the Cardboard Rocket! Travel with two children and their navigator, the talking astronomy book. Visit the Sun, planets, Moon and more.

The Big Sky Tonight
Before you head out under the stars, head into the planetarium to see what will be up tonight! We will look into stars, planets, constellations, and a few fun, deep space objects for those who want to know where to point their optics. This original production of the Taylor Planetarium is regularly updated as astronomy events happen to show current sky events.

Experience the Aurora
For the first time, the Aurora has been captured as it was meant to be experienced, as a display that covers the entire sky. This immersive show shares the science behind the Aurora and tells the story of the quest to find and photograph the Aurora for wraparound display in planetariums.

Season of Light
If you have not seen this show in our digital planetarium, make sure to check out its all-new look! Learn about many holiday customs that make the winter more festive. Yule logs, Christmas trees, the Hanukkah Menorah, luminaries, and Santa Claus were taken from different cultures to fill the dark months of the year with more light.



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