David M. Brown Planetarium
1426 N. Quincy Street, Arlington, VA 22207
This is a Friends of the Planetarium Weekend with programs featuring robotics.
Please note: We will be closed the entire Memorial Day Weekend.
Weekend programs resume Friday May 29th 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,
2014 - 2015 Friends Schedule:
Apr 17 - 19 Life!
May 15 - 17 Robots
Jun 19 - 21 The Sun
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.