Have questions about what we do? Want to know the difference between a planetarium and an observatory? Concerned about that bright thing in the sky? (It's probably Venus.) 

What are you waiting for? Drop us a line! 


Planetarium Director 
Dr. Stacy Palen 
Weber State University Department of Physics


General Questions and Reservations

Planetarium Assistant Director 
Nisi Whisler-Sorge 
Weber State University Department of Physics


Shipping Address 
Ott Planetarium 
Tracy Hall Science Center 
1415 Edvalson St DEPT 2508 
Ogden, UT 84408-2508 

Street Address 
Ott Planetarium 
Room LL203, Lind Lecture Hall 
Weber State University Ogden Campus 
1550 Edvalson St. 
Ogden, Utah 



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The Ott Planetarium is in Room 203 of the Lind Lecture Hall. 

Street Address: 1551 Edvalson St, Ogden, Utah. 

Coordinates: 41.1946°N, 111.9401°W (41°11'41"N, 111°56'24"W) 

(Just follow the on-campus signs!) 




Parking passes are required before 4:00pm, Monday-Friday. Parking is free on weekends and after 4:00pm on weekdays. 

Parking passes must be purchased at the Information Kiosk or Parking Services (see map above). 

The planetarium does not have parking passes. Plan to arrive a few minutes early if you need to purchase parking passes. 

The most convenient parking lots for the Planetarium are the A4, W1, W2, and W5lots.

The most convenient parking lot for the Observatory in Tracy Hall is A2.

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UTA Routes 455, 603, 625, 640, and 685 serve Weber State University. 

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