About the Planetarium
Located in the Southern Tier of New York State, the Corning Community College Planetarium offers southern New York and northern Pennsylvania with a valuable astronomical resource. The Corning Community College Planetarium provides audiences with inspiring and amazing multimedia voyages into the field of astronomy that are accessible to audiences of all ages and interests. Full motion video, beautiful images from spacecraft and telescopes, and dazzling special effects combine with skillful narration to instill a sense of wonder in audiences, while providing them with educational facts about our universe at the same time. Audiences are taken on journeys ranging from their own backyard sky to distant galaxies and beyond.
The Planetarium is open for General Public Shows the 1st and 3rd Friday of every month at 8:00 p.m.
Please note: the show for May 15 is cancelled due to technical issues.
The planetarium’s facilities are also available for hosting presentations and conferences, where the multimedia equipment can be used to enhance any meeting or presentation. PowerPoint, DVD, VHS, stationary and wireless microphones, slide projectors, and direct computer linking are all available for use in presentations.