Hours & Admission

Winter Hours 

The museum and planetarium are both included with admission. Please scroll down to see our complete list of holidays and seasonal closings.

  • Open Thu Dec 5, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Open Fri Dec 6, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Open Sat Dec 7, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Closed December 8, 2019 – January 3, 2020
  • Regular hours resume January 4, 2020: Wed-Sat, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Group Visits may be scheduled after January 4; contact us for details


Fee includes all-day admission to both the museum and planetarium!

Advance tickets are not required; admission is paid upon arrival at desk in lobby. Various films are shown every day; click here for titles and showtimes.

Cash, checks, Visa, and MasterCard are accepted.

  • Adults 18+: $10
  • Children 3-17: $7
  • Seniors 60+: $7
  • Children 2 and under: Free
  • ESU students with current ID: Free
  • Members are always admitted free. Visit the Membership page to learn about this and other benefits.

Please see the Schools & Groups page for information about group discounts.

Seasonal Hours and Holidays

The museum and planetarium are closed for these holidays and other events:

  • ESU finals and winter recess: Dec. 8, 2019 – Jan. 3, 2020
  • ESU Spring Break: March 9-16, 2020
  • Easter/Passover weekend: April 11, 2020
  • May 2020: due to high volume of group visits, only open to public on Saturday, May 16 and Saturday, May 30; contact us to schedule group visits
  • Independence Day: July 4, 2020
  • ESU Move-in week: August 2020
  • Labor Day weekend: September 2020
  • Thanksgiving week 2020

Inclement Weather and Other Emergencies

The Schisler Museum and McMunn Planetarium observes East Stroudsburg University weather closings and emergency responses. Please check the ESU home page at www.esu.edu for alerts.

Groups and programs that must be canceled due to weather or other emergencies may reschedule with no penalty. Refunds will be provided when necessary.