Planetarium shows are best seen on a dome in 360 degrees - they offer a unique immersive experience. However, many planetarium offer virtual shows. These offerings have greatly expanded during the pandemic.
Virtual shows are designed or formatted to be shown on a flat screen.. You can watch them on your TV, computer screen or smartphone,
Most of these events are free, but donations are always appreciated.
While many planetariums remaining closed or are limiting attendance, its a good time to see what is available virtually. As planetariums reopen, they will reduce their virtual shows and concentrate on live shows with an admission fee. Admission fees are an important source of revenue..
Visit the websites, YouTube channels or Facebook pages of planetariums and museums to see what they offering virtually.