David M. Brown Planetarium
1426 N. Quincy Street, Arlington, VA 22207
Public shows this weekend June 26 - 28th:
Friday 6/26 at 7:30 PM: Black Holes
Saturday 6/27 CLOSED
Sunday 6/28 at 1:30 PM Black Holes
Sunday 6/28 at 3:00PM Magic Tree House (younger children)
CLOSED ENTIRE INDEPENDENCE DAY WEEKEND 7/3 THROUGH 7/5.
July Stars Tonight Monday 7/6 at 7:30 PM
More than Forty Years of Service to Arlington Students and the Greater Community
APS Public Programs:
Black Holes-The Other Side of Infinity
Fridays and Saturdays 7:30 PM, Sundays at 1:30 PM
Magic Tree House Sundays at 3:00PM
For more information about these programs, please visit the "Now Playing" section of our website.
On the following weekends, the Friends of Arlington's Planetarium (FOP) will provide programming that may include full dome programs and fascinating lectures from the field of Astronomy and other scientific fields designed to broaden our appeal to the planetarium-going public!
Please scroll down for their schedule,
2015 - 2016 Friends Schedule:
Most FOP programs will be held at the regularly scheduled weekend showtimes. For information about these special programs, see the FOP website:
. All proceeds go directly to support the planetarium.
In the event of bad weather, call the Arlington Schools Inclement Weather Hotline at 1-866-322-4APS(4277). When school activities are canceled, the Planetarium will also be closed. However, if the swimming pools are open, public planetarium shows will proceed as scheduled.
For more information, please use the links at the left.