Ott Planetarium

The Ott Planetarium provides educational support and public outreach as part of the Physics and Astronomy Department and the College of Science at Weber State University.

The Ott Planetarium will be hosting Science Saturdays on the following dates at Lind Lecture Hall at Weber State University:

June 25, 2022 from Noon - 4:00pm

July 16, 2022 from Noon - 4:00pm

August 13, 2022 from Noon - 4:00pm

Science Saturdays are completely free and open to the public! We will have shows up on the dome, as well as science activities and demonstrations.

If you have any questions relating to Science Saturdays please contact us at the email below.

We are still taking reservations for private parties, school groups, scouts and other types of visits for these and other times including evenings and weekends.

The Public Observatory is also available for reservations.

Please email to make a reservation.


Full Dome Theater

The thirty foot diameter, sixty seat full-dome theater provides an immersive learning environment for university astronomy courses, school groups, and public outreach events. 

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Public Observatory

Our public observatory has nine pier mounted "point and go" telescopes suitable for beginners and advanced observers alike.

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Schedule a Visit

We provide programming for school districts of Northern Utah and general public. If you have questions about our programs or night sky observing, please contact us.

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The Ott Planetarium is Supported by: 
The Layton P. Ott Family 
The College of Science and Department of Physics at Weber State University 
Weber County RAMP
and NASA