David M. Brown Planetarium
1426 N. Quincy Street, Arlington, VA 22207
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.
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.