The Robert H. Goddard Planetarium is home to a state-of-the-art, full-dome digital theater system with Digistar 6 programming. This immersive experience brings the captivating story of our cosmic origins to life like never before. Thanks is extended to the RMAC Foundation and its donors.
Corporate sponsorship opportunities are available to help us bring the newest films to our Roswell community.
Spring 2019 Schedule
Shows are presented on Tuesdays at 7 pm, Wednesdays at 2:30pm and Saturdays at 3:30 pm. and include a full-dome film accompanied by a star presentation. Films last approximately 40 minutes. For more information or to schedule a group, please call Jeremy Howe at 575-624-6744
April 2019 FILMS AND SHOWTIMES
The Hot and Energetic Universe
Immersive visualizations and real images of achievements in modern astronomy show us the basic principles of electromagnetic radiation and the natural phenomena related to the High Energy Astrophysics.
Saturday at 3:30 pm on April 6 & 20
Tuesdays at 7 pm on April 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays at 2:30 pm on April 10 & 24
The Unknown Between
During the 2015 Spring semester at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design, students explored the topic of hypnagogia. These students collaborated on all aspects of storytelling to create an immersive experience exploring the moment between wakefulness and sleep.
Saturdays at 3:30 pm on April 13 & 27
Tuesdays at 7 pm on April 9 & 23
Wednesdays at 2:30 pm on April 3 & 17
May 2019 FILMS AND SHOWTIMES
Mayan Archaeoastronomy: Observers of the Universe
Intertwining science and mythology, transporting the viewer on a poetic journey describing the ways Mayas viewed and understood the Universe.
Saturdays at 3:30pm on May 11 & 25
Tuesdays at 7pm on May 7 & 21
Wednesdays at 2:30pm on May 1, 16 & 29
An artistic work by students of the Art and Science Immersive Media class in the Studio for Interrelated Media (SIM) department at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. This is an immersive experience which investigates the creative, perceptive and unexplored mind.
Saturdays at 3:30pm on May 4 & 18
Tuesdays at 7pm on May 14 & 28
Wednesdays at 2:30pm on May 8 & 22
June 2019 FILMS AND SHOWTIMES
Out There: The Quest for Extrasolar Worlds
See how our perception of our place in the Universe has changed and how the discoveries of exoplanets we made in the last decades even surpassed the dreams of science fiction authors.
Saturdays at 3:30pm on June 1, 15 & 29
Tuesdays at 7pm on June 11 & 25
Wednesdays at 2:30pm on June 5 & 19
Phantom of the Universe
From the journey of protons racing through the world's largest particle collider in Europe to up-close views of the Big Bang and emergent cosmos, Phantom of the Universe is a fulldome show designed to immerse audiences in the search for dark matter.
Saturdays at 3:30pm on June 8 & 22
Tuesdays at 7pm on June 4 & 18
Wednesdays at 2:30pm on June 12 & 26