Planetarium

David M. Brown Planetarium

David M. Brown Planetarium

1426 N. Quincy Street, Arlington, VA 22207
703-228-6070

Nearly Fifty Years of Service to Arlington Students and the Greater Community


WE WILL BE CLOSED THE ENTIRE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

PUBLIC PROGRAMS RETURN FRIDAY JUNE 2 AT 7:30 PM

 

 

_____________________________

June Stars Tonight will be presented  Monday, 6/5 at 7:30 PM.

Schedule for Regular Weekend Programs:

  • Undiscovered Worlds  Friday  7:30 PM
  • Undiscovered Worlds:  Saturday 7:30 PM
  • One World One Sky   Sunday 1:30 PM
  • Magic Tree House Space MIssion    Sunday 3:00 PM .
  • Stars Tonight: 1st Monday 7:30 – 9:00PM

Next Stars Tonight:  Monday June 5th  7:30 PM

PLEASE NOTE: WE ARE ONLY OPEN TO SCHOOL GROUPS  IN THE DAYTIME DURING THE WORK WEEK.

 


Friends of the Arlington PlanetariumThe 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.


2016 – 2017 Friends Schedule:

Follow this link to the 16-17 FOP program schedule:  2016-2017 Schedule For FoP

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.