Hardin Planetarium

(270) 745-4044
1501 State St. | Bowling Green, KY 42101
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The interactive exhibits in the outer ring are open 9-4 M-F or during the half-hour before and after each public show

Note: In accordance with WKU policies and World Health Organization recommendations, the Hardin Planetarium has elected to close from March 14 to April 13. For more information, visit wku.edu/covid19.

Free public shows featuring astronomy, space exploration and history are held every Tuesday and Thursday evening at 7pm and every Sunday afternoon at 2 pm. Special shows for school groups and private parties can be arranged. The Planetarium's interactive exhibits are open to the public during regular University hours. Science Curiosity Investigation day camps for youth are available multiple times a year.

Visit the website at the link above for more details on the specific programming currently offered at the Planetarium, including which shows are playing this week.

Apr9

When the Universe...

February 23 - April 12, 2020

Note: In accordance with WKU policies and World Health Organization recommendations, the Hardin... Read More

Apr14

Hubble Space...

April 14 - May 24, 2020

Launched in 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) is still collecting breathtakingly beautiful... Read More