Private Reservations | Astronomy

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Private Reservations

Unfortunately, due to the current pandemic, and our concern for our guests here at the University of North Texas, all public programs in the UNT Sky Theater planetarium, and the Rafes Urban Astronomy Center are suspended until further notice.

-Ron Diiulio, Director

If you would like to make a reservation for a private event, please read the information below carefully. You are encouraged to request a reservation as far in advance as possible. We require AT LEAST 2 weeks notice for all reservations.

What's included?

A star talk, then afterwards a telescope viewing

How much does it cost?

Minimum fee - $100, or $10 per guest, whichever is greater

* $50 deposit due with reservation to hold date.

* At least 24 hour notice required for cancellation and refund.

How do I make a reservation?

Reservation requests can be made by sending an email to our Astronomy Coordinator at Please include the following information in your email:

  • Organization or Group name
  • Contact name/email/phone/fax
  • Age level
  • # of attendees
  • Preferred date and time
  • Alternate date and time

For more information please call (940)369-8213.

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