Como Planetarium

Como Elementary School
780 W Wheelock Pkwy
Saint Paul, MN 55117

Homeschool field trips

Description: Como Planetarium is a 55-seat planetarium that has been in operation since 1975. Located inside Como Elementary School, the planetarium’s state-of-the-art immersive video system provides the opportunity for visitors to take virtual trips though the solar system, as well as enjoy quality film productions on a 30-foot diameter screen.

Field trips

Description: Programs incorporate a combination of live presentation and immersive video. All school programs include a tour of the constellations and a tour of our solar system. The programs are about 1 hour in length, structured to be appropriate for each age group, and are designed with current state science standards in mind.

Cost per child/student: $5
Cost per adult/educator: $5

Minimum group size: 30 people or $150
Maximum group size: 55 people

Target grade level: options for all levels

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For more information, contact Como Planetarium como.planetarium(at) or visit


Information subject to change. Please check with Como Planetarium for the most current information. Last updated on Mon, Oct 2, 2017.