The Pensacola State College Planetarium and Space Theater

Welcome

We conduct shows for groups of at least 15 who make advance reservation. When we do not anticipate the scheduling group filling the theater, seating is made available for purchase by individuals. All tickets must be purchased in advance using links for each show or by calling the ticket office at (850) 484-1847. Ticket office is open Monday – Friday. For scheduling, see the General Information tab.

Current scheduled shows with available seating:

MON 12/11  10AM Season of Light   Info and Tickets

MON 12/11  12PM Let it Snow   Info and Tickets

MON 12/11  2PM Season of Light  Info and Tickets

TUE 12/12  10AM Let it Snow   Info and Tickets

TUE 12/12  12PM Season of Light   Info and Tickets

TUE 12/12  2PM Let it Snow   Info and Tickets

WED 12/13  10AM Season of Light   Info and Tickets

WED 12/13  12PM Let it Snow   Info and Tickets

WED 12/13  2PM Season of Light   Info and Tickets

General Information

Scheduling and Payment

Scheduling a show is done by calling 484-2188 or by directing an email inquiry to planetarium@pensacolastate.edu  Payment for admission can be made at the Ashmore Auditorium Ticket Office inside Building 8 on the Pensacola campus, in advance of the scheduled show. Cash, check, credit or debit card payments are accepted. Credit or debit card payments may also be made by calling (850) 484-1847.

Payment Information:

  • Payment for admission can be made at the Ashmore Auditorium Ticket Office inside Building 8, on the Pensacola campus, in advance of the scheduled show. Cash, checks, or credit/debit cards are accepted. Credit/debit card payments may also be made by calling (850) 484-1847.
  • All sales are final. Refunds are not available.
  • For safety reasons, admittance is not permitted after the show begins; please arrive a few minutes early to allow time to get from the ticket office to the planetarium.

Ticket Prices per Show:

  • $4.00 – Pre-Kindergarten
  • $5.00 – K – 12th Grade
  • $6.00 – All Others
  • $6.00 ALL TICKETS for PINK FLOYD’S DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

Scheduling and Reservations:

  • Shows are conducted when a group of 15 or more makes advance reservations. Shows may be scheduled by groups of 15 or more for showtimes of 10:00, 11:30, and 1:00,  Monday through Friday when the college is open. We do not schedule evening or weekend shows for groups. There are no regular evening or weekend shows offered. Any shows with seating availability will be listed here with information about admission purchase.
  • Group scheduling and reservations are made by calling (850) 484-2188 or by email inquiry to planetarium@pensacolastate.edu
  • Show to be presented is determined when reservation is made.

Seating Capacity

The planetarium seats 99 with room for wheelchairs.

Restrooms

Public restrooms are located in the foyer area of the Planetarium’s front entrance.

Picnic Area

There is a small grassy area located outside the planetarium if you’d like to bring sack lunches. There are no tables or trash cans, so please remember to bring blankets to sit on and to take your trash with you.

Contact

Directions:

  • Planetarium: In Building 21 located at the SW corner of the Pensacola campus, near the intersection of Airport Blvd. and Ninth Ave. GPS 30.478, -87.205
  • Ashmore Auditorium Ticket Office: Located inside Building 8, the Ashmore Fine Arts Building, near the intersection of College Blvd. and Ninth Ave.
  • Campus Map

Shows Available: