Astronomy and Laser Shows

The Saturday Night Astronomy and Laser Shows will resume in September. Join our email list or follow us on Facebook to be notified when the schedule goes live.


Planetarium Open House

We have two special astronomy events planned for April and May. Check back in early April for details. You can also follow us on Facebook or join our email list.

Summer College for Kids

De Anza Extended Year Summer College for Kids and Teens is a summer enrichment program where the focus is on teaching and learning, not grades and exams. The camp operates at three locations, is four weeks in length, half days and is open to all students from any district. We offer a wide selection of fee-based, not-for-credit enrichment classes designed for students entering 1st through 10th grades. Enroll Today!

Subjects for elementary students include: Astronomy, Math, Writing, Pre-Algebra, Science, Art, Basketball and Chess.

We have two middle school locations. Subjects include: Robotics, Programming, PSAT Prep, Math, Science, Basketball, Art, Public Speaking, Spanish and Reading and Writing.

Cupertino Middle School
Lawson Middle School

ASTRONOMY FOR YOUNG SCIENTISTS
Entering grades 4th & 5th –

This unique project-based, hands-on class will utilize various instruments to explore the sun, moon, planets and stars. Students will study and build telescopes and spectroscopes, capture meteorites from the sky, learn how to use a star chart, launch a weather balloon, and much more. 

About Us


The Fujitsu Planetarium at De Anza College is the largest school Planetarium west of the Rocky Mountains and since our renovation, is one of the most modern in the world.

The Planetarium is shared by the College Astronomy and Community Education Departments. When used as a classroom, it serves over 2700 college students per year. The Astronomy program at De Anza is the largest in the California State Community College System.

About 35,000 community members, including students from pre-school through high school, attend these shows and events every year.


De Anza College Fujitsu Planetarium

planetarium@deanza.edu

 21250 Stevens Creek Boulevard
Cupertino, California 95014
Office Hours: Monday to Friday - 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Call (408) 864-8814 during office hours to schedule a Special Event or Field trip.