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Planetarium at the University of Texas at Arlington

700 Planetarium Pl, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019-0001
+1 817-272-1183
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Amazing educational visit

the kids were engaged with the show. definately worth the money. a nice activity to do during the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bgordon3513
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Burleson, Texas
Good place to take the kids.

This is a very nice planetarium. Good place to take the kids but be prepared, every time we have... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Windyflying
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Arlington, Texas
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700 Planetarium Pl, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019-0001
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the kids were engaged with the show. definately worth the money. a nice activity to do during the hot days of summer.

Thank bgordon3513
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a very nice planetarium. Good place to take the kids but be prepared, every time we have been there, they always have a political undertone to their showings.

1  Thank Windyflying
Reviewed 4 May 2017

My sons (4 and 5) LOVE the Planetarium and we go there often. The staff is always courteous and present well.

Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The planetarium at the University of Texas at Arlington is truly an impressive place. The technology is incredible and the shows are fascinating. As an alumnae of UTA, I am proud of the University's accomplishments in physics and astronomy. I am also proud of the...More

Thank Arlie66
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Went here for an evening show, and my stepson loved the 3D roller-coaster feature before the show, and was interested for most of the constellation show. This is a fun local place to go on a date out, and they have various shows so you...More

Thank Rambler541
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Of course we drove over an hour for this show which happened to be the last show of the day. Everyone seemed like the ice slide part of the show which was great, but lets face it no one wants to drive that far for...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 26 August 2016

The Planetarium at UTA is the largest digital planetarium in Texas. This great facility offers a range of shows including star shows plus special films often covering a science (usually space) topic. The shows are really cool and the effects are very life like. You...More

1  Thank William C
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This was a great learning experience for my boy (6 yrs) and interesting for adults as well. The program consists of constellations in Texas skies, planets, and stars. Watching the merry go round on the moon was so real, it gave me a headache. Overall,...More

1  Thank PeteA411
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

This place is in the middle of campus and it is a pain to find parking. The roads leading up to it are all blocked and the parking is closed. If you want to go here try next year.

Thank Willie J
Reviewed 7 June 2016

My granddaughter and I went to see the show “We Are Astronomers” at the UTA Planetarium. My admission was $6 and my granddaughter’s admission was $4. This is the best planetarium that I have visited. I would like to return to see some of the...More

2  Thank AlphaRam
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Ticket Prices for Public Shows Adults (18 and older) $6 Seniors (65 and older) $4 Children and Teens (3 - 18) $4 Children (younger than 3) Free Non-UT Arlington College Students $4 UT Arlington faculty, staff, and alumni... More
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