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Combo and Planetarium Tickets

Select the planetarium showing of your choice to purchase combination or planetarium-only tickets.
For more details on the Whitney and Elizabeth MacMillan Planetarium, visit the Bell's website .

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Planetarium Show Descriptions

From Earth to the Universe *
Learn about the journey of celestial discovery, from the theories of the ancient Greek astronomers to today’s grandest telescopes, on this voyage through space and time. Discover, through sparkling sights and sounds, the Universe as revealed to us by science. 
Recommended for ages 10 and up
Minnesota in the Cosmos *
The story explores the formation of the universe from a uniquely Minnesota perspective, investigating the deep cosmic and geological history of the land beneath our feet as seen through the eyes of a boy on a field trip to Interstate State Park in Taylors Falls, Minnesota.
Recommended for all ages
No Limits! *
Come on a journey through space and time with the interactive planetarium program, No Limits! Fly faster than the speed of light as we blast off from our home planet Earth to explore neighboring planets, our galaxy, and missions that are pushing the boundaries of what is known. Join in as we ask some of the big questions astronomy is trying to answer.
Recommended for ages 10 and up
Out of this World! 
Hop into the Bell Museum’s spaceship and tour the planets of our solar system. Investigate the phases of the Moon, be the first humans to land on Mars, and fly through the rings of Saturn. Discover your favorite planet, or moon, while learning what makes a planet a planet in the first place (sorry Pluto).
Recommended for all ages  
Phantom of the Universe: The Hunt for Dark Matter *
Take a journey of discovery to unlock the mystery of Dark Matter. From the Big Bang and the role of dark matter in the formation of galaxies, to its anticipated discovery at the Large Hadron Collider, explore one of the mysteries of the universe as the hunt for this mysterious particle unfolds.
Recommended for ages 10 and up
Space Exploration: Missions to Other Worlds 
Scientists are continuing to learn about the worlds in our solar system and discovering even more beyond. This program explores unique ways in which spacecraft have been engineered to withstand the harsh environments of space in order to perform their scientific missions. The goal is to figure out what, or who, may be out there.
Recommended for ages 9 and up
Under the Stars 
Come on a journey as we tell a story about objects in our sky. Young learners use their bodies and voices as they learn to make observations about the sky, Sun, Moon, and stars. They’ll even become astronauts and fly to the Moon.
Recommended for ages 4-8 and their families
The Zula Patrol: Under the Weather *
Inspired by the poplar Saturday morning cartoon, follows the heroes of the Zula Patrol on an interstellar expedition to collect weather samples for scientist Multo’s research. In the process of battling a villain’s scheme to rule the Universe, they learn all about weather, on earth and around the galaxy.
Recommended for ages 4-8 and their families

* Shows include a live MN Night Sky program, in which our presenters take you on a tour of the night sky, with a guide to the planets, stars, and constellations you can see from Minnesota. 

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To purchase tickets by phone,
please call 612-626-9660
Tuesday - Sunday
10 AM to 5 PM.

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Bell Museum
2088 Larpenteur Ave W
Saint Paul, MN 55113

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