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The WVU Planetarium is temporarily closing in-person shows and offering weekly FREE virtual presentations over Zoom!  Head over to our Showtimes tab to see our virtual show schedule. If you have any questions or concerns about us moving online please send them to

For more than 30 years, the planetarium at West Virginia University has given Morgantown and the surrounding communities a  glimpse  into worlds beyond our own. Sitting atop White Hall, the planetarium has served thousands of people each year, including hundreds of WVU students.
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♦ We will be closed for the first half of the summer in order to transition in our new staff members and devise a plan for possible re-opening! Please keep an eye on our Facebook: WVU Planetarium, Twitter: @WVUPlanetarium, and this website for any updates.

If you have any questions, feel free to email us at, call us at 304-293-4961, or send us a message on Facebook!


Our mission is to serve the state-wide West Virginia community by connecting people to the universe.