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Planetarium is Closed Permanently

It brings me sadness to say this attractions is no longer open. Even though we visited during the... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2018
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
A Must See!!!

Very Impressed!! Very Educational for all Ages!! Don't let the small size of the Building mislead... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
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Reviewed 28 November 2018

It brings me sadness to say this attractions is no longer open. Even though we visited during the summer time, it was well attended by people of all ages. The owner, builder is a genius and loves telling others about his passion of the stars...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 623cynthia01
Reviewed 27 August 2018

After reading these review thought this would be a great way to fill in the "rainy day" up north. Tried calling first, phone number was disconnected. Website didn't give hours. Drove for 45 minutes to learn it was closed. Very disappointing for the 6 of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Very Impressed!! Very Educational for all Ages!! Don't let the small size of the Building mislead you!! You will experience an unforgettable tour of the Universe!! The Owner brilliantly moderates an up to date, informative,colorful,educational presentation of the universe while you lay back in the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

It is so interesting to see and then to think one man created it, it was his dream makes it even more special.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Hard to believe that a single individual could put together something like this.Very well done project, It will appeal to all ages, and everyone will learn something during the one hour program. It's not hard to find but it is not in a heavily traveled...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank John M
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Over an hour long presentation. Our two kids loved it (age 7 & 5). The other reviews all explain why this is a great stop on your vacation so I won't go into all of that information. I will write that the hand build and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Aron B
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

To bypass the planetarium is truly a mistake. It's pretty cool. All ages will have a great time. He's into it.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The planetarium was hand made from various materials - mostly wood - and the guy who built it used very expensive glowing paint to paint every star in the sky! Yes, he did it... You need to call ahead, if you want to visit because...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank farrnorth
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The extreme passion of Frank Kovac, Jr. can be felt every moment while he takes you on a journey into the heavens of stars and galaxies beyond our solar system. Mr. Kovac has a constant smile and an expression of excitement because you have come...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank 623cynthia01
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Kovac's Planetarium is hand built and a must see - only one of a few like it, based on old time technology, stars hand painted, and cozy set up. Great for a small group or family. Call ahead for reservations, or to fill up a...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank superiorkayaker
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27 July 2015|
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Please call 715-487-4411 for available showings.