|Sanford Museum & Planetarium
The Sanford Planetarium was the first in the
state of Iowa. Public programs are given monthly as
well as special programs by appointment throughout
the week. Programs usually include slides
introducing the constellations of the night sky, and
then a visit to our planetarium, where various
objects and constellations in the night sky are
located and discussed.
Public Planetarium shows are
given on the last Sunday of each month at 2:00 p.m.
are always free and open to the
If you have any
question about the planetarium, please call us at: