This interesting planateriam is easyto find on Falmouth Street in Portland Maine in the Science building at the Univeristy of Southern Maine. Although it's an educational facility focused on astronomy, there are no telescopes, but the programs are brilliantly presented in a skydome theater, presented by professionals. We enjoyed the program "Two Pieces of Glass" a wonderful history about the... 更多
Even though all the shows were canceled because of a snowstorm, the staff were very nice and let us wander around. They even did a short mini-show for us! My kids and I enjoyed it a lot. Some of their equipment is considered old-school, but it still functions really well. This trip was definitely worth it.
I have been going to the Southworth Planetarium every so often for decades. Have seen Laser Light Shows, Christmas Star programs, and multiple other interesting presentations. It is on the campus of the University of Southern Maine in Portland, Maine. It is a homely facility, but they do good work there. I have taken my grandson and he enjoyed it... 更多
A great afternoon activity. They explain about the current night sky and then show a cute video up on the planetarium sky (ceiling) :-D Interesting and fun family outing with really nice staff!
The Southworth Planetarium is in the lower level of University of Southern Maine’s Science Building. Admission prices vary for matinee and evening shows. Matinees - $5.50 -for adults - $5.00 -for children & seniors 65+ Evenings - $6.50 -for adults - $6.00 - for children & seniors 65+ Two Friday Evening Shows - $11.00 for adults; $10.00 - children, seniors... 更多
If you have children and looking for something interesting for them to do on New Year's Eve, this might be... 更多