The Marie Drake Planetarium

Where the stars always shine in Juneau, AK

Live Virtual Planetarium Shows for Adults

Live events usually offer time for Q & A (via chat). They offer a chance to communicate with experts in the astronomy field and professional planetarium presenters.. 

Most live shows require sign-up in advance. Some live shows are recorded for later viewing. Recordings may be available for a limited time or indefinitely. Sometimes, it is not clearly stated if live event will be available for later viewing, so you may want to send an email to find out.

Remember to check time zone and convert to your time zone if needed.


Solving the Mysteries of the Universe One Puzzle Piece at a Time 
Saturday, May 15 at 2:00 PM  AK Time

Like a giant puzzle, astronomers from around the world are piecing together bit by bit what makes our Universe truly special.  Free presentations by Oil Region Planetarium Society. Go to to learn more.   Sign up at least 24 hours in advance

Looking up: Astrophotography and Nightscapes Using your Digital Camera
Saturday, April 17 at 2:00 PM AK Time

Your digital camera is not just for daytime photography. Pointing it up and making images after dark can thrill and inspire. Very few natural scenes evoke more awe than that of the night sky. In this presentation I will share how easy it is to get started.  Free presentations by Oil Region Planetarium Society. Go to to learn more.   Sign up at least 24 hours in advance