David M. Brown Planetarium
1426 N. Quincy Street,
Arlington, VA 22207
More than Forty Years of Service to Arlington Students and the Greater Community
Asteroids-Fridays and Saturdays 7:30PM
Plus the ever popular Magic Tree House Space Mission, Sundays at 3PM
The Weekend of June 24th thru June 26th is a REGULAR public show weekend.
Please note the Planetarium will be closed the entire Independence Day Weekend
SCHEDULE FOR REGULAR WEEKEND PROGRAMS:
Asteroids: Friday 7:30 PM
Asteroids: Saturday 7:30 PM
Astronaut Sunday 1:30 PM
Magic Tree House Sunday 3:00 PM .
July Stars Tonight: Monday July 11th (second Monday due to holiday), 7:30 PM
The Friends of Arlington's Planetarium (FOP)
The Friends 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. These programs are held the 3rd weekend of the month during the school year and presented in lieu of the regular program schedule.
See their website for more details. www.friendsoftheplanetarium.org
2015 - 2016 Friends Schedule:
Jun 17-19 The Planets
Most FOP programs will be held at the regularly scheduled weekend showtimes.
All proceeds go directly to support the planetarium programs and science education
in Arlington Public Schools.
In the event of bad weather, when school activities are canceled, the Planetarium will also be closed
(call 703-228-4277). However, if the swimming pools are open, public planetarium shows will proceed as scheduled.
For more information, please use the links at the left.