8717 Wolf Valley Drive
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80924

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. MT

Saturday - by appointment

Sunday - closed

Second Saturday Science

Second Saturday Family Science is a great way to spend a Saturday learning and working together with family members to complete STEM challenges, learn about current events and enjoy astronomy presentations in the comfort of our Mikkelson Planetarium.

Second Saturday Details

Next Session: February 12, 2022 - 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

Cost: Free

Preregistration: Required (opens Monday, January 3, 2022)

Venus - Earth's Sister Planet

Venus is considered Earth's sister planet because the two are very similar in size, mass, proximity to the sun and core composition. Learn about the planet, the probes that NASA has sent to visit it and why it's such a fascinating member of our solar system.


Current COVID-19 Policy: Masks are encouraged, but not required.