Plantation Trace / Albany

Wetherbee Planetarium

100 West Roosevelt Ave
Albany, GA 31701

229-432-6955


The Wetherbee Planetarium is proud to be considered a valuable educational resource in South Georgia, sharing not just full-dome educational films, but also producing live presentations on a wide variety of astronomy topics.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Thursday: 10:30AM - 4:00PM
    Friday: 10:30AM - 4:00PM
    Saturday: 10:30AM - 4:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission $3.50

    Discounts

    Group Discount, Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Parking on Site

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    520, 75, 85

    Payment Options

    Mastercard, Visa

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Wetherbee Astronomy Series: Tale of Two Stars

    Wetherbee Astronomy Series: Tale of Two Stars

    09/19/2015 - 09/19/2015

    Explore the cosmos in the air conditioned comfort of the Wetherbee Planetarium this summer with Staff Astronomer Jim Friese! Each lecture will include a viewing of one of our full-dome shows and build upon the previous as we travel through space going from smaller objects, such as asteroids and comets, to full blown galaxies. Come build the universe with us!

    Saturday, May 23 – Rocks and Ice; Saturday, July 18 – How to Make Planet; September 19 – Tale of Two Stars; November 21 –... read more

  • Wetherbee Astronomy Series: Island Universe

    Wetherbee Astronomy Series: Island Universe

    11/21/2015 - 11/21/2015

    Explore the cosmos in the air conditioned comfort of the Wetherbee Planetarium this summer with Staff Astronomer Jim Friese! Each lecture will include a viewing of one of our full-dome shows and build upon the previous as we travel through space going from smaller objects, such as asteroids and comets, to full blown galaxies. Come build the universe with us!

    Saturday, May 23 – Rocks and Ice; Saturday, July 18 – How to Make Planet; September 19 – Tale of Two Stars; November 21 –... read more