Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium
Phone: (520) 621-4516
1601 E. University Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85721, 520-621-4516.
Located on the University of Arizona campus, Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium inspires visitors of all ages with the wonders of science. Explore the solar system and beyond in Flandrau’s state-of-the-art planetarium theater, featuring a fulldome digital projection system that can launch from the Earth and fly to planets, moons, and asteroids. Flandrau also offers interactive science exhibits that are fun for the whole family, and the dazzling specimens of the UA Mineral Museum.
Current exhibits topics include earth science, astronomy, math puzzles, and gemstones. Open Daily, see website www.flandrau.org for hours, showtimes, and admission prices.
- #52 of 289 things to do in Tucson
- Show Reviews
We went to this place and really hoped for a better experience. We we’re expecting to see a movie at the planetarium about “black holes” that was advertised and instead we ended up seeing a movie...
Movies are the best
The planetarium movie on Mars was interesting and the moderator was knowledgeable. The moderator could have been more engaging. The gem and mineral area is being moved and was almost empty...
Fun place to explore planets, sharks, water, minerals.
Three adults and two boys, ages 6 & 9 visited 12/27/19 in the morning. The University of Arizona was on break, so campus was empty and easy to navigate. I parked near the Flandrau on Hawthorne Street...
- Wheelchair Accessible