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The John C. Wells Planetarium at James Madison University is a state-of-the-art hybrid facility which offers free Saturday public shows from late August through late June, and is also available for use during the week and evenings by school groups and community groups by reservation.

Planetarium News

**NOTICE: Registration for Science Explorers Camp continues and there are still openings for summer of 2020. Science Explorers Camp will be held online this summer due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Use the Science Explorers Camps link for more information and join in the science fun!**

**NOTICE: The John C. Wells Planetarium is CLOSED to all events, school field trips, community groups, Science Sunday for Girls, and all Saturday Planetarium Shows until at least May 15, 2020. This is in accordance with JMU Policy for the COVID-19 virus.**

**Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the remaining Public Star Parties for the 2019-2020 school year have been canceled until the Fall Semester 2020-2021. The dates and times will be listed on the Public Star Party link this summer.**

**The last Science Sunday for Girls for the 2019-2020 school year has been canceled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Science Sunday for Girls will return this fall for the 2020-2021 school year. All are welcome.**

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