I Love Planetariums

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 168 People

    They Are Awesome!

    Back when I was in junior high school (in the early 1980s), one of the schools in our town had a planetarium. I had never before seen one. For that matter, I've never seen one since either, but I still have vivid memories of the visits I made as part of astronomy in school. Even...
    FilmandVideoGuy FilmandVideoGuy
    36-40, M
    Sep 6, 2009

    I Would Like to Go There Again

    i had been to a planetarium only once a long time back, maybe 20 years ago... but it was a divine experience. i enjoyed every moment of it. I hope i will be able to go some day soon :)
    georshar georshar
    36-40, F
    2 Responses May 12, 2009

    I've Only Been to One.

    We went on a field trip to a planetarium at a local college when I was in highschool. No one else seemed to appreciate it the way I did. Looking up at the constellations, knowing full-well it was broad daylight outside. Beautiful.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jan 26, 2009

    Getting Perspective

    i remember going as a kid in about 6th grade, i was completely blown away at how big everything around us is. i have never gotten over the feeling of total insignificance yet at the same time the feeling of total importance. how can such a complicated eco-system exist in all this...
    deleted deleted
    Aug 13, 2012

    Fiske Is the Planetarium God

    If you have never lived in a city where the lights never go out it is hard to imagine being surprised by how bright stars are.   I love it when the stars are so bright that you reach your hand up instinctively to grab at them.  Planetariums allow you to experience...
    Krypton Krypton
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 23, 2009

    I Love Being Able to See Th...

    I love being able to see the constallations and look up at the stars.  It's relaxing to know that what I  see millions of others have seen before me.
    evilkittymew evilkittymew
    41-45, F
    May 12, 2009
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