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Clark Planetarium welcomes patrons ‘Back 2 Space’ on March 2

February 24th, 2021

SALT LAKE CITY – Clark Planetarium is pleased to announce it will re-open on March 2. With COVID safety measures in place, the organization is ready to welcome patrons ‘Back 2 Space’ to enjoy exhibits and shows in the Hansen Dome and Northrop Grumman IMAX Theatres. Patrons can enjoy Clark Planetarium’s free exhibits from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., seven days a week, and tickets to educational documentaries and star shows, shown in the afternoon, will be available for purchase for $7. (Planetarium members always enjoy films for free.) Space is limited and reservations are required and can be made at www.clarkplanetarium.org. Guests must adhere to COVID-19 safety protocols, including wearing masks and maintaining social distancing recommendations. In addition, COVID-19 building capacity guidelines apply, so visitors are encouraged to make reservations early. Walk-in visitors will not be permitted at this time. “We’re proud of the work we’ve done during the last year – especially in regard to our online educational programming and community outreach efforts,” said Clark Planetarium Director Lindsie Smith. “But we also know the in-person experience – feeling the awe and wonder of space, science and discovery at the Planetarium – is irreplaceable.”

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Clark Planetarium brings on new associate director

April 15th, 2020

Future technology leaders gather for International Women's Day 2020.

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Clark Planetarium, L3Harris, and Girl Scouts of Utah celebrate women in STEM

March 5th, 2020

Future technology leaders gather for International Women's Day 2020.

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View the Transit of Mercury

November 12th, 2019

SALT LAKE CITY – People in Salt Lake City saw another exciting astronomical event outside Clark Planetarium when educators set up telescopes to view the Transit of Mercury across the Sun.

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New Director of Clark Planetarium

November 5th, 2019

Salt Lake County, UT—Mayor Jenny Wilson and Salt Lake County Community Services Director Holly Yocom are announcing the selection of Lindsie Smith to head Clark Planetarium. Smith recently worked as Clark Planetarium's associate director.

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Clark Planetarium Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the First Man on the Moon

July 16th, 2019

Clark Planetarium Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the First Man on the Moon

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