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Fleischmann Planetarium and Science Center, Reno

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The Fleischmann Atmospherium Planetarium was built in 1963 on the University of Nevada, Reno campus. It was the first planetarium in the United States to feature a 360-degree projector capable of providing horizon-to-horizon images and through time-lapse photography showing an entire day’s weather in a few minutes.Currently it offers public star shows.The planetarium’s uniquely shaped building, a hyperbolic paraboloid, was designed by famed Reno architect Raymond M. Hellmann and is listed on the National Register of Historic Buildings
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  • I've been coming here since I was a little girl with my Dad. It's the same exhibits (although slightly updated in recent years), and the same astronaut food, and similar shows every time we come. But ...  more »
  • I took my grandsons to the Planetarium last week. I hadn't been there in many years and was disappointed to find nothing had really changed. The show visual was of very poor quality, they really need ...  more »
  • We recently had the pleasure of visiting the planetarium with family. I had not been to one since I was a small child, it was so much more than I expected, it is affordable and there are several shows...  more »