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Barlow Planetarium

Starline: (920) 832-2848

Laser Show Line: (920) 832-2871
Reservations: (920) 832-2868

1478 Midway Road
Menasha, WI 54952

Box Office Hours

Wed–Sat: 2–3:45 p.m.
Evenings: 1/2 hour prior to first show
Sun–Tues: Closed

Barlow Annual Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited complimentary admission to any Barlow regularly scheduled public programs.
  • Unlimited complimentary admission to Weis Earth Science Museum.
  • 30% discount on Barlow birthday and private group programs.
  • 20% discount on Wisconsin Space Academy summer programs.
  • 20% discount on admission to Barlow Special Events.
  • Discounted admissions for visiting guests when they join you at the Barlow.
  • As part of the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) Passport Program, free admission to approximately 300 ASTC member museums across the United States and around  the world.

Online Barlow Membership Application

Printable Barlow Membership Application (click to download)

2024 ASTC Passport List for Barlow Members(click to download)

ASTC Passport Program Exclusion zone Map for Barlow Planetarium (click to download)



  • Free admission benefit does not apply when member visits as part of school, group, class or tour.
  • Children under 13 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children 3 and older must be included on the membership.
  • Single members must be 16 years of age or older.
  • Replacement cards are $5 each.
  • Memberships are nonrefundable and nontransferable.


Purchase Membership



Apply by mail:  Please, download, print and mail your membership application with payment to:

Barlow Planetarium
UW-Oshkosh Fox Cities Campus
1478 Midway Road
Menasha WI 54952


Membership Categories

  • Family: $130, 2 adults and all children under 18 years of age living at the same address
  • Grandparent: $130,  2 adults living at same address and all their grandchildren under 18 years of age
  • Dual: $100,  1 adult/1 child or 2 adults living at the same address
  • Single: $70, 1 adult

Barlow Planetarium

Star Show Schedule: 920-832-2858

Laser Show Schedule: 920-832-2871

Main Line: 920-832-2848

1478 Midway Road
Menasha, WI 54952



Contact Us

Teri Gee
Barlow Planetarium Director

Ty Westbrook
Barlow Planetarium Outreach Specialist

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Office Phone

Box Office Hours

Wed–Fri:  2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Sat:  12:30 - 4 p.m.
Evening shows:  30 Minutes Prior to First Program