A blue and white Earth against black space taken from the International Space Station

Dr. Leslie E. Spanel Planetarium

Learn about Dr. Leslie E. Spanel and Western.

Public Shows:

The Dr. Leslie E. Spanel Planetarium is pleased to invite you to our dome for a tour of the solar system. We'll get an up close and personal look with our solar systems planets and talk about what makes each one unique.
Join us for Fall Family Weekend, Saturday October 22nd and Sunday October 23rd at 12pm. Tickets purchased at WWU Box Office. $3 students $5 general admission. Show lasts 45 minutes. No late seating.
For disability accommodations, please contact the Spanel Planetarium at physics@wwu.edu. Disability access information is available online at Transportation Services, and further resources can be found on Western's Disability Access Center website and the AS Disability Outreach Center.