Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium

Group & Field Trip Visits

Please note, seating is first-come, first-served. There is no assigned seating. All guests are required to wear face coverings that cover both the nose and mouth.

Immerse yourself in our out-of-this world space experience.

Combining interactive astronomy education with spectacular public shows and night sky viewings, the Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium continues to be one of Kansas City’s greatest connections to the night sky. You’re sure to be amazed! The Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium hours vary during COVID-19.

Upcoming Events

What's Happening at the Planetarium

Apr. 13th - Jun. 7th

Private: Big Bird’s Adventure: One World, One Sky

The Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium

*Some dates excluded

Apr. 13th - Sep. 7th

Private: Sky Station LIVE – Seasonal Star Tour

The Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium

*Some dates excluded

Groups of 10 or more can enjoy discounted group rates with advanced reservations and payment. 

We require one adult chaperone for every ten children, but we prefer one adult for every five children. School and scout sponsored groups of 10 or more children will receive one complimentary adult admission for every five paid children. Additional adults outside of this free ratio will receive the discounted group rate.

Price $4 person/kids or adults

Because of the pandemic, groups must follow the current daily shows. If you have additional questions, please contact us at [email protected].

Plan Your Adventure Today!

Book your group outing today! Reach for the stars, discover what it takes to live on Mars, and more.

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