Parking Lot Update

The UNC-owned Morehead parking lot is under construction. Weekday visitors must pay using ParkMobile (Zone Code 4468) or the Pay Station near our iguana. For more info, go to our Plan A Visit page.

Halloween at Morehead

September 27, 2019

CHAPEL HILL, NC – Morehead Planetarium and Science Center is hosting a special Scare-olina Skies showing that will include live narration during the show and candy. 

Join us on Sunday, October 27 from 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale for our individual shows; each show will be 30 minutes and a condensed version of our Scare-olina Skies. 


3:30 p.m. – Buy Tickets
4:30 p.m. – Buy Tickets

Morehead Halloween

Stop by for a Halloween event of family fun, rain or shine. Tickets for the star show are $5 and are available now online. Space is limited, so registration for the planetarium show is required. 

If you would like to join us for our full version of Scare-olina Skies for adults and teens, on Wed 10/30 at 8PM, purchase your tickets here.

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Media Contact:
Malenia Swinton | Marketing & Communications Manager
Morehead Planetarium & Science Center