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Manfred Olson Planetarium

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Worth a visit!

This cozy little planetarium has a bunch of fun & interesting programs to pick from....You can find... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2014
rollngstone
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Immersive and fun!

The showing is great and the staff become narrating actors which comedy and as they describe the... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
Michael H
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Aug 2, 2017
“Purchased tickets but turned away at door!”
Jan 20, 2017
“Immersive and fun!”
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1900 E Kenwood Blvd, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53211-3061
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

I purchased 4 tickets online the day prior to the show. My family and I travelled 20 miles to attend the showing, and arrived 4 minutes early. Upon presenting the tickets, we were denied admission and told that our seats had been given away to...More

5  Thank suzy476
Reviewed 20 January 2017

The showing is great and the staff become narrating actors which comedy and as they describe the starts . Great place to visit

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 8 October 2016

The Planetarium has shows on Friday nights. This was my first time attending one of their shows. The staff are friendly and professional. There are reclining chairs so you can look up in the room and watch the show. There are different themed shows every...More

Thank Hang T
Reviewed 31 May 2015

This is a small cosy planetarium very reasonably priced (tickets for the program we attended were only $3). My husband and I enjoyed this but would also be great to bring kids. They offer a good variety of programs, check out the website.

3  Thank APK_MN
Reviewed 2 July 2014

This cozy little planetarium has a bunch of fun & interesting programs to pick from....You can find all the info on the UWM Website -- look for Manfred Olson Planetarium. They have some inexpensive Friday night shows, free telescope viewing nights, and they also have...More

6  Thank rollngstone
Reviewed 1 August 2013

This small planetarium on a college campus is run by a passionate crew who make seasonal programs about topics related to stars and the solar system. We saw a program about the full moon and learned so much. The music was really fun- lots of...More

8  Thank alibarbaraMilwaukee
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