The Westminster Planetarium is currently undergoing repairs and upgrades to equipment and content. Public shows will resume in 2014. We remain open for private shows for K - 12 classes and other groups. To schedule a private show, please contact us.
Clear dark skies to all,
Thomas Oberst, Ph.D.
Director, Westminster College Planetarium & Observatory
About the Planetarium
The Westminster College Planetarium is a 45 seat full-dome theater housed in the Hoyt Science Resources Center on the Westminster College campus in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania. The planetarium has offered private and public multimedia astronomy shows free of charge since 1988 and programs for Westminster College classes since the 1950s. Our current projection systems include a Spitz A5 analog star projector and a Warped Media digital fulldome projector.