Come experience the universe in one of the South’s largest and best equipped planetariums! Our giant hemispheric theater,
named after Dr. Ronald E. McNair, has been newly outfitted with a state-of-the-art 4k fulldome digital projection system,
and it’s going to blow you away!

201 East Pascagoula Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Phone: (601) 960-1552

Call for show specific hours of operation.
The Planetarium is closed on New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and other City of Jackson holidays.
Not required for regularly scheduled sky shows. Required for school programming and recommended for all groups. The Planetarium is open six days a week (except major holidays). Times and programming vary.