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Abrams Planetarium

755 Science Rd.
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: (517) 355-4676
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Closed until September 23 for remodeling. Rediscover the wonders of the universe at Abrams Planetarium. The sky theatre features fantastic star shows produced by a computer graphics star projector. The planetarium also serves as an astronomy and space science education resource center.

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  • Directions: FROM NORTH: 127 South to Saginaw St./M43 East exit. Turn left (east) on M43. Go approximately 2 miles to Bogue St. Turn right (south) on Bogue St. (you will now be on MSU campus). Go approximately 1/2 mile to Shaw Lane. Turn right (west-traffic circle) onto Shaw Lane. Take Shaw Lane to Science Rd. (1st road you come to). Turn left (south) on Science Rd. Planetarium is on the lefthand side (east) and parking lot is on the righthand side (west). FROM EAST: 96 West to 127 North (Exit 106B). Take 127 North to Trowbridge Rd.(Exit 9). Take Trowbridge Rd. to Harrison Rd. Turn left (north) on Harrison Rd. Go approximately 1/2 mile to Shaw Lane. Turn right (east) onto Shaw Lane. Go past 6 streets to Science Rd. Turn left (north) on Science Rd. Planetarium is on the righthand side (east) and parking lot is on the lefthand side (west). FROM SOUTH: 127 North to Trowbridge Rd. (Exit 9). Take Trowbridge Rd. to Harrison Rd. Turn left (north) on Harrison Rd. Go approximately 1/2 mile to Shaw Lane. Turn right (east) onto Shaw Lane. Go past 6 streets to Science Rd. Turn left (north) on Science Rd. Planetarium is on the righthand side (east) and parking lot is on the lefthand side (west). FROM WEST: 96 East to 496/Downtown Lansing (Exit 95). Take 496 East to Trowbridge Rd. (Exit 9). Take Trowbridge Rd. to Harrison Rd. Turn left (north) on Harrison Rd. Go approximately 1/2 mile to Shaw Lane. Turn right (east) onto Shaw Lane. Go past 6 streets to Science Rd. Turn left (north) on Science Rd. Planetarium is on the righthand side (east) and parking lot is on the lefthand side (west).
  • Hours of Operation: Office hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:30 a.m.-noon, 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.. Public showtimes: Fri.–Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2:30 and 4 p.m. Doors open 30 minutes prior to showtime.
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  • Admission Price: Admission: Adults $4, students and seniors $3.50, ages 12 years and under $3.