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Four Tickets to a Weekend Show or Weekday Matinee at Mayborn Planetarium (Up to Half Off)

Mayborn Science Theater

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Nicole W. ·
Reviewed July 27, 2014
Get there early


Brandi R. ·
Reviewed August 27, 2013
Great family outing! We will be going back!


Melissa D. · 36 reviews TOP REVIEWER
Reviewed August 26, 2013
loved the planetarium show...would have been nice if all science display/interactive videos were up and running while we waited

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Science can be a frightening word, particularly when it's listed under cause of death and followed by three exclamation points. Overcome your fear of knowledge with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $12 for four weekend tickets (up to a $24 value)
  • $8 for four weekday matinee tickets (a $16 value)

The planetarium’s weekend lineup includes the stop-motion animated Dinosaur Passage to Pangea and a film about the Orion constellation featuring laser-light versions of Zeus, Apollo, and Poseidon. Matinees included the Liam Neeson-narrated Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity, which animates the universe’s formation and the collisions of galaxies.

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Aug 31, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Mayborn Science Theater

Plummeting into a hurricane’s eye. Tunneling through San Andreas’s interior. Zipping in and out of colliding galaxies. At Mayborn Science Theater, these sorts of adventures are par for the course. Here, wonders of the natural world beam onto a 60-foot digital screen that wraps around an entire 180-seat theater, creating immersive educational experiences. Screened during weekends and weekday matinees, science-minded shows focus on diverse, family-friendly topics such as stars and tropical reefs. Its laser light shows, on the other hand, eschew education for spectacle, dazzling audiences with 3D graphics and 15,000 watts of digital sound.

Outside the dome, Mayborn continues educating visitors at its gallery. Amidst rotating displays on subjects such as rocks and minerals, the Exhibit Space showcases Hubble photographs and shares updates from the Mars rover. The exhibit’s recent acquisitions even include tiles from actual space shuttles, as well as tiles from actual Mahjong games played by astronauts sitting in NASA waiting rooms.

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