Our Star Theater and Discovery Movie Theater are home to great sky & laser shows plus large-format movies that "take you there."
Our educational study visits are tailored to meet the specific study goals of students and teachers. Get in touch to plan your visit.
Special events, including banquets, weddings or corporate parties take on a special flair with space as the backdrop.
You can shop for space and science gifts whenever the Planetarium is open and our store is in the free area of the facility.
Located on the Cocoa Campus of Eastern Florida State College, the Planetarium & Observatory is a beacon in the community and is recognized as one of the finest planetariums in the country with an innovative history of ground-breaking technological advances.
Since 1975, we've been serving the the College's students and Brevard County Schools, community groups and the general public with informal educational experiences.
Our mission is to stimulate students’ minds as well as their imaginations, inspiring
further education and pursuit of careers in science. Explore the show offerings and
field trip information through the links to the left and get in touch if you have
questions or want to make a group reservation.
Single planetarium, laser or movie show:
Adults - $8
Seniors/Students/Military - $7
Children 12 & Under - $5
Observatory - Always Free
Science Exhibits & Art Gallery - Always Free
We accept: cash, personal checks, MasterCard, VISA, Discover & American Express.
Tickets are available in-person only at the Planetarium Box Office for same-day purchase.
The box office opens one-half hour before the first show of the day; 1:30 PM on Wednesdays and 6:30 PM on Fridays & Saturdays
Please Note: Special event pricing may differ from the above rates.
Planetarium & Observatory
Eastern Florida State College
1519 Clearlake Rd
Cocoa, FL 32922
Exhibit Halls Open to Public:
Wed. Afternoon: 1:30 - 4:30 PM
Fri. & Sat. Evenings: 6:30 - 10:30 PM
Wed. Afternoon: 2 & 3 PM
Fri. & Sat. Evenings: 7, 8 & 9 PM
Fri. & Sat. Evenings: Dusk - 10 PM
Field Trips, Corporate Events & Facility Rental scheduled to meet your needs. Contact