The Sky Tonight

Event Date: 
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Event Time: 
7:00pm - 8:00pm
learn about space at the Reuben H. Fleet Science Centers monthly planetarium show on the first Wednesday of every month
Event Description: 

Join us on the first Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. or 8:15 p.m. for a tour of the solar system narrated by the Fleet’s astronomer. Journey through the cosmos with us as we explore a new topic each month. 

For optimal viewing, each show is limited to 250 attendees. Avoid sold-out shows by purchasing tickets in advance.

There are 2 shows. One at 7:00 PM, and one at 8:15 PM.

Topics for the next few months are:

May 4


Exploring Mercury


The MESSENGER mission to Mercury recently completed its exploration of the closest planet to the Sun. Join us to learn about Mercury and what we can observe during its upcoming transit in front of the Sun.

June 1
Exploration of the Solar System

How many spacecraft are exploring our Solar System right now? What are the latest findings? Join us to learn about the ongoing exploration of our outer space neighborhood.

July 6
Worlds of Star Trek

Does a planet like Vulcan exist? How about the Utopia Planitia shipyards? Could the worlds of Star Trek possibly be real? Join us for our annual Comic-Con tie-in show to explore the strange new—and old—worlds of Star Trek.

Event Type: 
Planetarium Show
Open to the General Public?: 
Event Location: 

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center

1875 El Prado Blvd.
San DiegoCalifornia 92101
United States