Kovac Planetarium - Rhinelander, WI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BlueSnowOwl
N 45° 34.432 W 089° 03.934
16T E 338835 N 5048778
Quick Description: The Kovac Planetarium is the worlds largest mechanical globe planetarium. A visit offers the opportunity for a brief tour and a very educational session on our universe.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 5/4/2012 6:38:14 PM
Waymark Code: WMEBZC
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
Views: 4

Long Description:
This planetarium is truly a one in the world point of interest.
Built by an individual as a loving tribute to his father's guidance and impact in his life, the construction of this planetarium is a phenominal example of perserverance and ones passion of the universe.
Within the exterior building, visitors can view a number of interesting educational exhibits that demonstrate various elements of the universe.
The tour is interesting and educational. The session conducted by Frank Kovac ( owner / builder / guide) is an oustanding experience and will be unforgetable.
Planetarium Address:
2392 Mud Creek Road
Rhinelander, WI USA

Planetarium Website: [Web Link]

Potential visitors must call ahead for an appointment reservation of the tour and session on the universe. Adults $12.00 Seniors $10.00 Children $8.00

Hours of Operation:
Advance appointments are required for available openings in the scheduled tours. Call 1-715-487-4411

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