The Little Star That Could

About

Not So Normal Star

The story of an “average” star who travels the universe in search of planets. Along the way he makes many discoveries about stars, planets, galaxies and himself.

Price

This is a paid experience.
Adults (ages 13-59): $6, $7 for premium star shows
Children (ages 2-12) / Seniors (ages 60+): $5, $6 for premium star shows
Military: $4
Members: Free

Same-day tickets for Planetarium shows are available online, at the Science Center, or by calling our box office at 314.289.4400. Prices may vary depending on shows. Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more.

Features

Additional Options

We also offer Feeling the Stars, a version of The Little Star That Could adapted for children who are blind or have low vision. Please call 314.289.4400 for more information.

Teachers: This show is recommended for grades K-2.

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Wednesday, August 21

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Thursday, August 22

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Friday, August 23

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Saturday, August 24

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Sunday, August 25

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
12:30 pm

Monday, August 26

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Tuesday, August 27

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Wednesday, August 28

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Thursday, August 29

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Friday, August 30

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Saturday, August 31

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Sunday, September 01

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
12:30 pm

Monday, September 02

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Tuesday, September 03

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Thursday, September 05

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Saturday, September 07

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Sunday, September 08

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
12:30 pm

Tuesday, September 10

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Thursday, September 12

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Saturday, September 14

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Sunday, September 15

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
12:30 pm

Tuesday, September 17

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Thursday, September 19

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Saturday, September 21

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Sunday, September 22

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
12:30 pm

Saturday, September 28

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am

Sunday, September 29

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
12:30 pm
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Accessibility

Elevators and ramps serve all public areas of the McDonnell Planetarium.

We also offer hearing assist devices for Planetarium star shows. When ordering tickets, please let your reservationist know you’re interested in a hearing assist device, or speak with a Planetarium team member before your program begins.

With advance notice, the Planetarium offers Feeling the Stars, a custom tactile program for visitors with vision impairments that pairs with The Little Star That Could.

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