Programs & Events

Exciting Family Programs

nature explorationJoin us for nature and space exploration unlike anything else in the region! Take a look at our Family Programs and check back often to see what’s new. Don’t want to miss a thing? Sign up for our newsletter to make sure you always hear the latest about our programs and events!

Special Events

For your special occasions, give your guests of honor an experience they’ll never forget! Visit our Event Rental page for more details.

ESU Arboretum

Download your copy of the walking tour to significant trees on ESU’s beautiful campus.

Members and Sponsors

Be sure to check out the Membership page to learn about free admission and other benefits for individuals and families. Additional levels of support are available for businesses and sponsors.


Developed in collaboration with the educators at East Stroudsburg University, our programs are rooted in current scientific knowledge and aligned with state and national teaching standards. Visit the Schools & Groups page to learn about our programs for educational and community groups. Educators should also refer to the Educator Resources page for information about how our programs satisfy teaching standards and learning outcomes.

Explore the Exhibits

From tours through the infinite universe to close-ups of the tiniest fly, you can enjoy adventures of all sizes! Check out our Exhibits pages to get a sneak peek before your trip or to revisit some old favorites.

Planetarium Films

Our Spitz digital projection dome launches star gazers on an awesome trip through the universe. Take a look at the Planetarium Films offered every open day.