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Follow the Drinking Gourd

Diverse group of children gazing up at stars at New Jersey planetarium.

Saturday, February 17, 2024

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Price: Free

Planetarium at Raritan Valley

118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ 08876

Raritan Valley Community College

Event Description

Planetarium shows run between 45 to 60 minutes. 

In addition to the show itself, there will be a small exhibit area and a gift shop with books, toys, and, of course, Astronaut ice cream.

Plan to arrive early! 

Planetarium shows start promptly. Late admission is not allowed. 

Arrive 20-30 minutes before your show starts to purchase your tickets and look at the exhibits.

Reservations are recommended. 

All ticket sales are done at the door on the day of the show.

Additional Information

Make A Reservation:
Call 908-231-8805 or email
(Please provide your name, phone number, which show(s) you'd like to see, and how many tickets you'd like.)

COVID Safety:
Face masks are optional in all campus buildings including in the Planetarium.
Raritan Valley Community College will continue to review its mask-wearing guidelines as warranted.

The closest parking lots are #9 and #1. Call the Planetarium if you need handicapped parking.

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