Show Schedule

We have lots of full dome and laser shows for you and your family this holidays season. Don't miss out!

Show Schedule

What's New?

Every month we have something new and all time favorite shows returning. Find out now!

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Scroll down for more information. On the right is this month's show schedule. Below you will find answers to the most asked questions. Thank you!

New! Knicely Done Science!

Stick around after "Stars: Powerhouses of the Universe" to learn about the James Webb, Kepler and Hubble telescopes and the extraordinary stars they have observed and how to find them in the night sky.

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What is a matinee?

Matinees are our weekday afternoon shows. Show times vary throughout the year so check our schedule before leaving home. Look at the right sidebar of our homepage for the matinee schedule, then click on a show to read its description.Tickets are $4 per person, per show. Since this is our lowest price, coupons, discounts and other promos are not accepted.


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Weekend shows

Weekend shows are Friday starting at 7 p.m. and Saturday starting at 11 a.m. Admission is $6 for adults and $5 for children under 12. We offer discounts for senior citizens, military, CTC students and employees. Check the right sidebar of the website for the schedule and click on a show to read the description.



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Laser Friday

Every month we pick a Friday night to showcase a special lineup of our best laser shows. Admission is $6 for adults and $5 for children under 12. We offer discounts for senior citizens, active-duty military, CTC students and employees. Make sure the show is appropriate for children if it is a family outing. Ask our staff before buying tickets. Friday, November 27.



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Can't find us?

For the best directions, use our in-house Directions App. It will find the shortest route. You can also use Google Maps for directions. Other apps may not be able to find us.




Night Sky Tour

Every month, Warren Hart, our in-house astronomer, gives you a complete tour of what is going to happen in the night sky next month. This is the best way to get a full classic planetarium experience - just you, Warren and the night sky. Saturday, November 21 at 5:30 p.m.

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Monthly Theme

Wear something orange and get $1 off a regular-priced ticket.


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Youtube Channel

Check out our Youtube channel for information on constellations and more! Also, watch the latest episode of the CTX Science Cast, the lastest episode of our monthly podcast!



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Astronomer Blog

Our astronomer has lots of interesting information about the night sky in central Texas. He has the best information available on the net on when and how to find all the constellations visible in our geolocation. Check it out.


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