Scobee Planetarium & Challenger Learning Center at San Antonio College

28 W. Park Ave.
San Antonio, TX 78212- Map It
Phone: (210) 486-0100

AAA Editor Notes

Scobee Planetarium & Challenger Learning Center at San Antonio College is 1 blk. e. of San Pedro Ave. at 28 W. Park Ave. See the stars through a 10-inch refractor telescope and a 360-degree rotating dome and panel that opens 90 degrees, which allows one to view stars in all directions. A gallery on the ground floor features a 1/10-scale space shuttle and a 1/15-scale space station. In addition to public viewings through the observatory telescope, shows are offered on Friday evenings. The Challenger Learning Center allows children to complete space missions, such as running an experiment on the space station or traveling to Mars or an asteroid.
Planetarium shows $5; $4 (ages 4-17, ages 65+ and military with ID). Under age 6 are not permitted at 7:30 and 9 p.m. planetarium shows. Phone for learning center admission information. Cash or check only.
Hours: Planetarium shows Fri. at 6:30, 7:30 and 9. Phone for learning center schedule. Closed major holidays.