Digital Dome Planetarium Theater

               Planetarium will be Closed              From Nov. 4 through Nov. 17th and will reopen Nov. 18th.

Besser Museum is committed to providing a safe and enjoyable environment for our visitors, staff, and volunteers.  According to recent CDC reports, the level of community transmission for COVID-19 is high in the Alpena County area.

At this time, CDC recommends wearing masks indoors for both the vaccinated and unvaccinated to help prevent the spread of COVID - 19. 

Besser Museum strongly encourages wearing masks while visiting the museum.

Masks WILL BE REQUIRED  in the PLANETARIUM.  Masks will be provided if needed.

Ticket Prices

Adults - $5 ea.

Children (10 and under) - $3 ea.

Museum Members - $3 ea.

Alpena Community College students - $3 ea.

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Our Digital Dome Team


Jonathan Winckowski

Planetarium Coordinator

John Heath

Planetarium Instructor

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For these videos and more, please visit our YouTube page by clicking the link below.