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Welcome to the Arne Slettebak Planetarium!

The Arne Slettebak Planetarium is located in Smith Laboratory on The Ohio State University main campus in Columbus, serves the university and central-Ohio with educational programs in Astronomy and beyond. Operated since 1968 by the Department of Astronomy, it is a 63-seat 30-foot dome theater with a state-of-the-art Spitz SciDome XD digital projection system giving exquisite views of the night sky, and takes you on digital journeys to the planets, stars, and distant galaxies.


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OSU Planetarium in 1968 with Prof. Arne Slettebak
At their April 10 meeting, the Ohio State University Boa
The OSU Planetarium is pleased to welcome its new director...