Ritter Planetarium and Brooks Observatory

Black Holes Grid Cushing Reflection of planetarium Ritter Building Observatory Domes Brooks Observatory and the Moon
Located on the main campus of The University of Toledo, the Ritter Planetarium is your gateway to the Universe. Outfitted with a state-of-the-art digital projector and 5.1 surround sound, the Ritter Planetarium is capable of transporting you though space and time to view the wonders of the Universe. We offer public programs on the weekends, K-12 school programs, Scout programs, private parties and birthday parties by reservation.
The program for Friday December 23, is cancelled due to weather.

We will be closed for renovation starting December 24 and extending to at least March 1.  Please check back here or on Facebook for updates.

Public ProgramsPublic Programs

Ritter Planetarium offers public programs every Friday during the year and on Saturday during the academic year. View our current schedule.

School ProgramsSchool Programs

Ritter Planetarium offers a variety of programs for all age groups and grades. Learn more and schedule your visit!

Scout ShowsScout Programs

Throughout the year, Ritter Planetarium offers specialized programs for Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts and Brownies. Learn more and see the latest schedule.

Last Updated: 12/22/22