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Grand Rapids planetarium to reopen

Become an astronaut at GRPM’s new exhibit
Posted at 2:35 PM, Dec 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-21 16:59:33-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) announced today that the Roger B. Chaffee Planetarium will reopen and welcome visitors on a limited capacity basis starting on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2020.

The Chaffee Planetarium will host multiple shows per week. The schedule beginning this week will include the holiday show, "Let it Snow," as well as other shows "Incoming!," "Under Starlit Skies" and "Ice Worlds."

Special Planetarium Evening at GRPM
From Grand Rapids Public Museum Facebook page

Planetarium tickets are $2 for Museum members, $4 each with general admission to the Museum and $5 each for planetarium only tickets.

The Grand Rapids Public Museum a publicly owned institution that houses 250,000+ artifacts. The Grand Rapids Public Museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, with its main location in downtown Grand Rapids at 272 Pearl Street. Information regarding operation, admission fees and exhibit/event listings can be found here.