Plan a Field Trip

SChedule a visit


Schedule a visit to the Khan Planetarium

  • All shows are free, but pre-registration is required.
    There are several ways to schedule your visit to ECSU.

    • You may call 252-335-3SKY (252-335-3759).
    • You can also email Khan Planetarium Director James Reynolds:

Please note: Groups of 20 or more may schedule their own show. Individuals and Groups with less than 20 may join a group that is already schedule (space permitting).

Accessibility for all Khan Planetarium Patrons

The planetarium is inclusive, and welcomes all guests.  If a member of your group has special needs requirements, please let us know so we can make appropriate accommodations. An ASL interpreter is available with advance notice.  


If traveling to Elizabeth City isn’t an option, consider bringing the ECSU portable planetarium to your location! We have a “StarLab” portable planetarium & can schedule a visit  to your location. Our on-site team has the tools to meet current Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) with starry Night and Layered Earth software as part of our portable planetarium visit to your school or institution!

StarLab Dome