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Barlow Planetarium

Box Office/Starline:
(920) 832-2848

1478 Midway Road
Menasha, WI 54952

Box Office Hours

Wed–Fri:  2:00-4:00 p.m.
Sat:  12:30-4:00 p.m.
Evenings:  30 Minutes Prior to First Show
Sun–Tue:  Closed

Educator Appreciation Nights

Each year the Barlow shows its appreciation for our local educators by hosting several  nights of special programming that allows educators (and their families) to experience our field trip program offerings.

Dates:  Tuesday, January 7; Wednesday January 8 & Thursday, January 9, 2020
Times:  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Educator Appreciation Nights include:

  • Free admission to the Barlow Planetarium for educators, administrators, PTO/PTA officers and their families.
  • Experience the Barlow Planetarium’s and the Weis Earth Science Museum’s Educational Programs
    • Barlow Planetarium Offerings:  Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday:  6:30 p.m. – Barlow Field Trip Medley at 6:30 p.m.; Barlow Field Trip Medley OR Barlow Orbit Science Demonstration at 7:45 p.m.;  Laser Holidays at 9:00 p.m.
    • Weis Earth Science Museum Open:  6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
    • Barlow Planetarium Telescope Viewing (weather permitting:  7:30-9:00 p.m.
  • Educators receive a 50% discount on Barlow Planetarium family memberships!
  • RSVP for a chance to win 1 of 3 Barlow Planetarium/Weis Earth Science Museum classroom field trip for up to 30 students – 1 awarded each night!.  Value:  $270.00


Download the Barlow Educator Appreciation Nights Flyer or RSVP to the Barlow Educator Appreciation Nights

Barlow Planetarium School Spirit Night Fundraiser

Have a fun and educational fundraising event at the Barlow Planetarium. Schedule a Barlow Planetarium School Spirit Night for a private night of shows for just your students, families, extended families and neighbors. At the end of the night, 50% of the admission fees get returned to the school as a fun, educational, and easy fundraiser.

    Barlow Planetarium

    Star Show Schedule: 920-832-2858

    Laser Show Schedule: 920-832-2871

    Main Line: 920-832-2848

    1478 Midway Road
    Menasha, WI 54952



    Contact Us

    Ty Westbrook
    Barlow Planetarium Outreach Specialist

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    Office Phone

    Wed–Fri:  2:00-4:00 p.m.
    Sat:  12:30-4:00 p.m.
    Evenings:  30 Minutes Prior to First Program
    Sun–Mon: CLOSED