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Clark Planetarium launches a new program for those on the autism spectrum

May 3rd, 2022

Clark Planetarium announced it will begin a new monthly program specifically designed for families and individuals who are on the autism spectrum or who experience sensory sensitivities.

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Duke Johnson selected to be Clark Planetarium’s new director

March 18th, 2022

Clark Planetarium has selected Durand ‘Duke’ Johnson to lead the organization as its new executive director.

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New IMAX Show “Ocean Odyssey” Opens at Clark Planetarium

February 14th, 2022

Clark Planetarium is pleased to announce its opening of a new IMAX film “Ocean Odyssey.” With its award-winning cinematography, this film whisks audiences away to some of the most stunning locations along the East Australian Current—one of the major hidden marine rivers that flow around the Earth.

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New Dome Show “Worlds Beyond Earth” Opens at Clark Planetarium

January 12th, 2022

Clark Planetarium is pleased to announce its opening of a new dome show “Worlds Beyond Earth,” which features stunning visuals of distant worlds and breathtaking depictions the solar system. It is narrated by “Black Panther” star Lupita Nyong’o, who also won an Academy Award for her performance in the film, “12 Years a Slave.”

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BBC Earth’s ANTARCTICA Premieres in the Northrop Grumman IMAX Theatre

June 2nd, 2021

Clark Planetarium is pleased to announce the opening of BBC Earth’s ANTARCTICA, a new film that will premiere in the Northrop Grumman IMAX Theatre on Saturday, June 5, 2021. The film features Academy Award® nominated actor Benedict Cumberbatch (“Sherlock,” “Doctor Strange”) as he narrates a journey through the most extreme continent on our planet.

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Clark Planetarium Premieres BIG ASTRONOMY Dome Show

May 25th, 2021

Clark Planetarium is pleased to announce the opening of “Antarctica,” a new IMAX film that will premiere in the Northrop Grumman IMAX on Saturday, June 5, 2021.

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Cosmic Light Shows Return to Clark Planetarium

April 20th, 2021

Clark Planetarium is pleased to announce the long-awaited return of its Cosmic Light Shows starting April 23, 2021.

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Clark Planetarium brings on new associate director

April 15th, 2020

Future technology leaders gather for International Women's Day 2020.

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New Director of Clark Planetarium

November 5th, 2019

Salt Lake County, UT—Mayor Jenny Wilson and Salt Lake County Community Services Director Holly Yocom are announcing the selection of Lindsie Smith to head Clark Planetarium. Smith recently worked as Clark Planetarium's associate director.

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