The Radford University Planetarium features a 24-foot-diameter projection dome, an analog Goto-8 star projector, a Newtonian mirror projection system for our full-dome shows, and 32 permanent plus 14 free-standing seats. All shows are free and everyone is welcome.

Schedule a Group Visit

We are happy to make special arrangements for groups who wish to visit the planetarium at times other than our regularly scheduled showtimes. If you have a group that would like to visit the planetarium, please contact Dr. Rhett Herman (, 540-831-5441).

Upcoming Shows