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Fleischmann Planetarium

Open Now: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Very Entertaining

The Planetarium staff are quite nice and helpful, and the subject movies offered are of decent... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Reno, Nevada

There are several different shows. Planets, the stars and the human body are just three. Real nice... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2018
Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania
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Fleischmann Planetarium at the University of Nevada, Reno is Northern Nevada's Place for Space, featuring planetarium shows in a 60-seat Dome Theater, an Exhibit Hall, and a Science Store!
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1664 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89557
+1 775-784-4812
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Planetarium staff are quite nice and helpful, and the subject movies offered are of decent interest to most who might attend here.

Thank M B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed the show about Black Holes. Nice little gift shop, museum and attentive staff. Recommend going.

Thank susanstanton007
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Small planetarium. $8.00 is per presentation. I did nit find the sundial outside. I will not return.

Thank liccycruz
Reviewed August 2, 2018

I haven't been here for about 25 years and will not go back. If it was free it would be worth the price of admission.The displays are pathetic. Some models of our solar system and some pieces of meteorites and the shows are a joke,...More

Thank John L
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

There are several different shows. Planets, the stars and the human body are just three. Real nice graphics and it’s well narrated. Not sure how old it is but it might be ready for some updates. Also I thought it would be much larger

Thank Cowboys6026
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Back in the 1970's I visited here a few times. Coming here now, I'm not sure it has changed. We stopped in to see a show & look around. The shows are on the hour and there are several different ones each day. The one...More

1  Thank Sue2000
Reviewed May 17, 2018

They have some good shows that are well done and very informative and interesting. The exhibit hall has some great meteor fragments on display, but is otherwise a bit sparse if you really want to explore and spend an afternoon or evening. It's kind of...More

2  Thank 871wesr
Reviewed April 7, 2018

The Fleishmann planetarium is easy access on U of N campus. Parking is free and easy to access. The walk thru is very easy and you can spend about a 1/2 hour to an hour in the museum. It is very interesting for all ages....More

Reviewed January 4, 2018

Took kids to see a planetarium show while on vacation, we stopped here for a midday break from a road trip. Parking is directly across from location and a ramp leads right across to the planetarium entrance - great for accessibility. Staff was friendly and...More

1  Thank Joanne M
Reviewed October 30, 2017

While visiting in Reno we decided to check out the university planetarium and found a hidden treasure. The provide 7 different shows throughout the day with a variety of subjects, some of which are Legends of the Sky, Ice Worlds, and The Wall: Light Show....More

2  Thank Ron H
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January 3, 2018|
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Response from Dan R | Property representative |
Hi, the 11 am and noon shows are, yes!
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Dan R | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for the inquiry! We are fully wheelchair-accessible, but scooters can be a tight fit in the theater so we usually recommend people park scooters and transfer to our seats when possible!
October 5, 2016|
Response from Brittany_11_10 | Reviewed this property |
1664 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89557 (Parking in the area can be a bit tricky, but you should be able to find off-campus parking a few blocks away on Sierra Street; and there's a campus shuttle that can take you close to the... More