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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SHOWTIMES

Sun. Dec 16
Mon. Dec 17
Tue. Dec 18
Wed. Dec 19
Thu. Dec 20
Fri. Dec 21
Sat. Dec 22
Sun. Dec 23
Mon. Dec 24
Wed. Dec 26
Thu. Dec 27
Fri. Dec 28
Sat. Dec 29
Sun. Dec 30
Mon. Dec 31

Sunday, December 16

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

Monday, December 17

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

Tuesday, December 18

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

Wednesday, December 19

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

Thursday, December 20

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

Friday, December 21

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

Saturday, December 22

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am
12:30 pm

Sunday, December 23

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

Monday, December 24

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

Wednesday, December 26

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am
12:30 pm

Thursday, December 27

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am
12:30 pm

Friday, December 28

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am
12:30 pm

Saturday, December 29

The Little Star That Could
Planetarium: The Little Star That Could
10:30 am
12:30 pm

Sunday, December 30

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

Monday, December 31

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