Mueller Planetarium offers summer-themed laser shows

Mueller Planetarium offers summer-themed laser shows

An image from "Summer Laser Jam"

Mueller Planetarium in the University of Nebraska State Museum at Morrill Hall, south of 14th and Vine streets, will light up with three family-friendly laser light shows July 15-16 and 22-23.

The shows are:

  • "Laser Safari" (40 minutes), 6 p.m.: This ecological adventure explores the secrets of two amazing ecosystems, the African Serengeti and South America's Amazon Rainforest, showing their unusual climates and strange inhabitants.

  • "Summer Laser Jam" (40 minutes), 7 p.m.: This fun laser show features pop and rock music that evokes images of warm sunny beaches and cool sea breezes.

  • "Lasermania" (45 minutes), 8 p.m.: This high-energy show provides a sensory rush with a collection of current pop and rock hits.

For ticket information, click here or call 402-472-2641. Tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis the day of the show at the front desk in Morrill Hall. Children 3 and under are not permitted in the planetarium.

For more information on the University of Nebraska State Museum, click here.