Welcome to the GLPA Website

GLPA's scholarship application for the 2023 Stars For All national conference is OPEN!
Visit the Scholarship Introduction page to learn more...

The Great Lakes Planetarium Association (GLPA) is a professional organization dedicated to supporting astronomy and space science education through planetaria, and offers membership to all individuals connected with the operation of planetariums regardless of geographic location.

Membership Resources Planetarium Shows

GLPA Full Dome Show Kit: The StarGazer!


GLPA is an affiliate of the International Planetarium Society (IPS), the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), and IMERSA (Immersive Media Entertainment, Research, Science & Arts).

GLPA is supported by a number of fine companies and organizations. To see the list of current GLPA Sponsors and explore their websites, please visit the GLPA Sponsors page. Their generosity has enriched the experiences of countless persons in the planetarium profession.