Visit Frost Planetarium at the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science in Miami and witness its dazzling planetarium shows. The planetarium offers a lifelike experience for spectators, making you feel like you’re flying through the universe at light speed! Grab a friend and travel through time and space together.
One of the most advanced spaces like it in the U.S., the cutting-edge 250-seat Frost Planetarium has a large dome screen and high-tech visual devices that takes the visitor into an immersive, exciting and educational experience. The dome screen simulates a nearly 360-degree view of the cosmos, flooding your field of vision with space matter without ever having to leave Earth. takes you on visual joyrides that both thrill and educate.
Though it might seem like you’re really hurtling through space or weaving through a coral reef or DNA strand, that ultra-real immersive experience is the result of a 16-million-color 8K visual system using six 3D-capable projectors and surround sound. The dome is tilted forward at 23.5 degrees, allowing its 67-foot span to fill your field of vision as if you’re flying—imagery comes at you from above, below and the peripheral edges, creating a nearly 360-degree view of whatever world you’re in. In addition to outstanding shows, our staff-led programming allows school groups to travel to the planet or galaxy of their choice. Frost Planetarium also displays spellbinding laser light events, innovative live programming and is available for private presentations.