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The AutoZone Dome at The Sharpe Planetarium is now open!

The New Sharpe Planetarium will completely immerse you in sight, sound and comfort like never before.

After each presentation there will be a 10+ minute "star talk" using the Planetarium's digital database to show what is going on in the sky over the Mid-South, recent astronomical news and respond to questions from the audience. 

* Teacher's Choice shows run in the morning during the school year. They are chosen by teachers booking field trips. Call 901-636-2320 to confirm what show is playing and make a reservation. Teacher's Choice shows will include Sunstruck (Grades 4–12), We Are Aliens (Grades 4 –12), Perfect Little Planet (Grades 3 –5), Secret of the Cardboard Rocket (Grades 1-3), Black Holes (Grades 4 –12), Earth, Moon and Sun (Grades 4-12), LIFE: A Cosmic Story (Grades 4-12), Firefall (Grades 4–12), Astronaut (Grades 4–12), Seasonal Stargazing (Grades 4–12), One World, One Sky (Grades Pre-K–2), We are Aliens (Grades 4-12), We are Astronomers (Grades 4-12), Season of Light (all ages), We Are Astronomers (Grades 4 –12).

Mondays - Fridays, September 11 - November 17

9:45 am: Teacher's Choice

11:00 am: Teacher's Choice

12:00 pm: Teacher's Choice

1:00 pm: We Are Aliens

2:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (Summer until 9/22, Fall show begins 9/23)

3:00 pm: We Are Aliens

4:00 pm: Sunstruck

Saturdays, September 9 - November 11

9:45 am: One World, One Sky (Children’s Feature)

11:00 am: We Are Aliens

12:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (Summer until 9/22, Fall show begins 9/23)

1:00 pm: We Are Aliens

2:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (Summer until 9/22, Fall show begins 9/23)

3:00 pm: We Are Aliens

4:00 pm: Sunstruck

Sundays, September 10 - November 12

1:00 pm: We Are Aliens

2:00 pm: Seasonal Stargazing (Summer until 9/22, Fall show begins 9/23)

3:00 pm: We Are Aliens

4:00 pm: Sunstruck