Southworth Planetarium

70 Falmouth St.
Portland, ME 04103- Map It
Phone: (207) 780-4249
$1 off

AAA Editor Notes

Southworth Planetarium is in the science building on the University of Southern Maine campus; take I-295 exit 6B, go 1 blk. w. on Forest Ave., then .5 blk. s. to 70 Falmouth St. Regularly changing astronomy shows, classes, movies and concerts are offered. Planetarium programs are projected onto a 30-foot dome. Seating capacity is 65. Featured in the exhibit area is Heaven on Earth, a permanent exhibit of the solar system.
One evening show $6.50; $6 (ages 5-17 and 65+). Matinee $5.50; $5 (ages 5-17 and 65+). Combination ticket for two evening shows $11; $10 (ages 5-17 and 65+). Exhibit area free.
AAA Benefit:
$1 Off Per Show
Hours: Astronomy shows Mon. and Wed. at 1, Fri. at 7 and 8:30, Sat. at 3 (also Sun. at 3, Sept.-May). Phone ahead to confirm exhibit area schedule. Allow 1 hour minimum.