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Arlington Planetarium

We are very excited to host the upcoming WAC conference at the University of Texas at Arlington!

UT Arlington is located between Dallas and Fort Worth and near lots of great cultural and entertainment attractions, such as Six Flags, Hurricane Harbor, Perot Museum of Science and Nature, Forth Worth Museum of Science and History, Stockyards, and many many more…

The University of Texas at Arlington sets the standard for educational excellence in the thriving Dallas-Fort Worth area. With an enrollment approaching 33,500, it's the second largest institution in the UT System and the sixth largest in Texas.

The Planetarium is located in $43M cutting-edge Chemistry and Physics research facility that has beautiful atrium, executive conference room, research laboratories and Tier-2 computing facility of ATLAS experiment being conducted at CERN.

State-of-the-art planetarium has 60-feet Astro-Tec dome, 150 seats, and Evans & Sutherland's 6-channel DLP projection system with Digistar5 software.

UT Arlington also has a second planetarium facility located in a historic building called Round House. The Round House planetarium has 30-feet SPITZ dome, 59 seats, Digistar5 SP projection system (1K), and is primarily used for Astronomy labs, productions and testing dome content.

The Planetarium at UT Arlington is located at

700 Planetarium Place Arlington, TX 76019