BYU Astronomical Society

Join us each Friday at 7pm and 8pm for our weekly planetarium shows!

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The Brigham Young University Astronomical Society is a student-run organization under the direction of the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

We present Friday Night Planetarium shows in the Royden G. Derrick Planetarium located in the Eyring Science Center. In addition to weekly shows we host monthly star parties in the mountains east of Provo and other outreach and educational activities.

Membership in the society is open to anyone with an interest in astronomy, stargazing, planetariums, telescopes, or staying up late. For membership information, see our membership page.

Weekly Activities

  • Friday Night Planetarium shows (7pm and 8pm, tickets $3 at the door)
  • Friday Night Sky Observation on the ESC Observing Deck after each Planetarium show (weather permitting)

Upcoming Activities

  • Due to COVID-19, we will resume activities this fall 2021

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