Public Show Descriptions and Prices

The Robert J. Novins Planetarium is one of the largest and most active planetariums in New Jersey. New technology provides Planetarium staff with exciting new ways to bring you the wonders of the universe and you'll find a variety of programs for all ages.

Please note: The Planetarium building does not open until 11:00 AM for daytime shows.

The following are the guidelines and  general information concerning the Planetarium Public Shows:

All shows run about one hour

Shows do begin promptly.

Please plan to arrive at least 15-20 minutes prior to show time as their is no admission or re-admission once the show has begun.

This is our general public show schedule, for specific days, please check our Schedule page. Availability of school programs is not listed.

Tickets are available at the door and go on sale 1/2 hour before our first show.

Purchase your tickets online.

Planetarium Show Admission Prices

(Pricing is per show)

$10    Adults

$8      Seniors (60+); OCC Rewards Members with card

$7      Children (12 and under); OCC Students & Staff with ID

Family Pack: 2 Adults, 3 children - $41 value, only $35

Want to see more than one show on a given day? Ask for our Multi-Show discount, $1 off per show.

Special group rates are available for groups of 25 or more with advance contract. Call us for arrangements or further information. Please plan on at least 2 weeks advance notice. Phone 732.255.0343 Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

We accept all major credit cards.
Sorry, we are unable to accept checks.

All Shows run about 1 hour.
Separate ticket needed for each show.



Looking for a place to have a Birthday Party? The Robert J. Novins Planetarium is a great place to host a Birthday Party! We offer several different Birthday Party packages. Visit our Birthday Parties page or contact us for scheduling and additional information at 732.255.0343 or

Children's Programs

Adult/General Audience Shows