The Marie Drake Planetarium

Where the stars always shine in Juneau, AK

Community Projects

All organized by Michael Orelove who did a great job enlisting volunteers and community involvement. 

2001
Summer Solstice (June 20) - Dedication of downtown community sundial.
Removed when dock remodeling by City.

2002
Juneau Community Planet Walk created at Twin Lakes - Opening celebration September 1st.

2003
Tidal Gauge created at downtown dock.
As of 2020, this needs a new paint job.

2004
United States Map created on downtown dock.
Removed when dock remodeling by City.