David M. Brown Planetarium
1426 N. Quincy Street, Arlington, VA 22207 703-228-6070
More than Forty Years of Service to Arlington Students and the Greater Community
Join us Mon. Feb 2nd at 7:30 PM for the next Stars Tonight.
APS Public Programs:
Black Holes-The Other Side of Infinity
Fridays and Saturdays 7:30 PM, Sundays at 1:30 PM
Magic Tree House
Sundays at 3:00PM
Next Stars Tonight Program:
Monday February 2, 7:30 PM
Coming soon: Exploding Universe and a new children's show, Perfect Little Planet. Stay tuned!
For more information about these programs, please visit the "Now Playing" section of our website.
On the following weekends, the Friends of Arlington's Planetarium (FOP) will provide programming that may include full dome programs and fascinating lectures from the field of Astronomy and other scientific fields designed to broaden our appeal to the planetarium-going public!
Please scroll down for their schedule,
2014 - 2015 Friends Schedule:
Jan 16 - 18 Lasers!
Feb 20 - 22 NASA
Mar 20 - 22 Science Fiction
Apr 17 - 19 Life!
May 15 - 17 Robots
Jun 19 - 21 The Sun
Most FOP programs will be held at the regularly scheduled weekend showtimes. For information about these special programs, see the FOP website. All proceeds go directly to support the planetarium.
In the event of bad weather, call the Arlington Schools Inclement Weather Hotline at 1-866-322-4APS(4277). When school activities are canceled, the Planetarium will also be closed. However, if the swimming pools are open, public planetarium shows will proceed as scheduled.
For more information, please use the links at the left.