Scobee Planetarium & Challenger Learning Center at San Antonio College

1300 San Pedro Ave.
San Antonio, TX 78212- Map It
(210) 486-0100

AAA Editor Notes

Scobee Planetarium & Challenger Learning Center at San Antonio College is 1 blk. e. of San Pedro Ave. on W. Park Ave. Evening shows are offered in addition to public viewings through the observatory telescope. 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. The Challenger Learning Center allows children to complete 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 4 are not permitted at planetarium shows. Phone for learning center admission information. Cash or check only.
Hours: Planetarium shows Fri. at 6:30, 7:30 and 9 (also Mon.-Thurs. at 2, Memorial Day-Labor Day). Phone for learning center schedule. Closed major holidays.