Sudekum Planetarium


Sudekum Planetarium is a state-of-the-art 63-foot dome theater with an unparalleled projection system. Our showtimes include planetarium shows, laser shows, and featured events like concerts.

Our accessibility offerings include open captions for most shows (except live shows and laser shows) and assistive listening devices. Just ask a team member as you enter the planetarium.

For questions about tickets or the show schedule, please call 615-862-5160. For all other inquiries about the planetarium, please call 615-401-5077 or email

And don’t forget to go look at the real stars tonight!


Yes. The Sudekum Planetarium is located inside Adventure Science Center. Exhibit admission or an active membership is required in conjunction with show tickets.

Exceptions include the 2:15 p.m. show on Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday, and the 5:15 p.m./6:15 p.m. planetarium/laser show on Saturday, if you are arriving at most 15 minutes prior to showtime.


A live tour of the current night sky.

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A perfect first planetarium show for young stargazers!

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Discover our shared night sky with Elmo, Big Bird, and Hu Hu Zhu!

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