Vanderbilt Reichert Planetarium

180 Little Neck Rd.
Centerport, NY 11721- Map It
(631) 854-5579

AAA Editor Notes

Vanderbilt Reichert Planetarium, 180 Little Neck Rd., is capable of producing a stunning and accurate night sky. A totally immersive experience features twinkling stars, the moon passing through phases, shooting stars whizzing by and tiny satellites moving briskly overhead. The high-resolution, full-dome video allows visitors to experience black holes and thunderstorms and to travel through space.
(includes Vanderbilt Museum and one day show) $12; $11 (ages 62+); $8 (ages 0-12). Night show only $9; $8 (ages 62+ and students with ID); $7 (ages 0-12).
Hours: Shows on the hour Tues.-Sun. noon-4 (also Fri. and Sat. at 8 p.m. and 9 p.m.), late June-Labor Day; Sat. noon-4, 8 p.m. and 9 p.m., Sun. noon-4, Tues. at 2, Fri. at 8 p.m. and 9 p.m., rest of year. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.