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The Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College offers fun,
educational programs that will take you and your students into
space and evoke a sense of adventure as you visit the last frontier.
You will travel through time and space and explore exploding nebulas,
mysterious black holes and the solar system from its beginning
to the present day. Our educational shows are designed to help
young people discover the wonders of the universe.
Show times are
September - May, Monday - Friday at
through August, Monday - Thursday at
$7.00 per person for groups of 15 students
or $12.00 per person for two planetarium shows on the same day.
There is a minimum group charge of $105 for one show and $180 for two
One adult admitted free for every 10 students.
Group size: 15 students plus one adult
Maximum Group size: the Planetarium has 100 seats
The Planetarium offers general public shows and laser concerts
for all ages. These shows change periodically but are also available
to interested school groups.
Don't forget our . . .
The Planetarium has a gift shop which features a large selection
of science and astronomy books, posters, post cards, pencils &
pens, star charts, magnets, astronaut ice cream,
freeze dried cinnamon apple wedges and strawberries.
Most items range in price from $.50 to $5.
What About Lunch?
The Raritan Valley Community College cafeteria is available to
visiting school groups bringing bag lunches or wishing to
purchase food, or you are welcome to bring a bag lunch
to eat outside on the grounds. You can also arrange for
hot or box lunches through the College's food services company, CulinArt. Contact them at 908-526-1200 x8343.
reservations or more information,
the Planetarium at (908) 231-8805
Monday-Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm,
e-mail us at: