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UWM Manfred Olson Planetarium

1900 E Kenwood Blvd (UWM Physics Building)
Milwaukee , WI , 53211
Phone: 414-229-4961
43° 4' 30.5544" N, 87° 53' 9.9024" W
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UWM Manfred Olson Planetarium
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UWM Manfred Olson Planetarium is a local non-profit bringing excitement about the cosmos and the beauty of the night sky to the community. The Manfred Olson Planetarium is housed in the Department of Physics at UWM. The theater is equipped with a Spitz A3P optomechanical projector that projects stars, planets, the Sun, and the Moon on the Planetarium’s 30-foot dome. Four digital projectors and separate special projectors are also used for visual effects such a rotating Milky Way Galaxy and the Aurora Borealis.