Built in 1961 the Scobee Planetarium, named after alumni astronaut and commander of the space shuttle Challenger Francis “Dick” Scobee, is a true gem of San Antonio College.
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The planetarium can be reserved for groups, field trips or special events and is open for public shows Friday evenings. Click here for
To make a reservation email our center with your contact information, group information, desired dates and desired show.
See the planetarium Friday evening public show schedule, events and more at:
Planetarium Director – Michelle Risse
Planetarium Staff – Vacant (Astronomers and Retired Teachers Encouraged to Apply)