Marian West and William Blanton Blakemore Planetarium

The Marian West and William Blanton Blakemore Planetarium offers daily star talks and full-dome high definition shows in the Helen Greathouse Educational Discovery Dome, featuring the state-of-the-art Digistar 5 planetarium system with 3D capabilities. CLICK HERE for a schedule of dome shows.  The Blakemore Planetarium also has an exhibition space and the Frances & Jack Brown Science Center, a multi-media classroom available for facility rentals

Visitors to the Marian West and William Blanton Blakemore Planetarium also have the opportunity to watch live interviews with astronauts on the space station, see live rocket launches from around the world and learn the latest news from NASA and other space agencies on a large 65-inch Sony television, courtesy of Best Buy.

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Where To Find Us

Museum of the Southwest
1705 W. Missouri Ave.
Midland, TX 79701
432.683.2882