The Choice is Yours

Want to see everything the Cosmosphere has to offer? The All-Access Mission Pass puts the universe in your hands. Just dropping in to catch our newest documentary or explore the museum? No problem! The Single Venue ticket is the perfect option. 

All-Access Mission Pass
Your Best Value

Includes unlimited access on the day of your visit to the Hall of Space Museum and CosmoKids, one Carey Digital Dome Theater documentary, one show in the Justice Planetarium, one show in Dr. Goddard's Lab and one ride on the naviGATOR Simulator. 

Allow at least four hours to experience everything included in the All-Access Mission Pass. 

  • Adults $27.50 + tax
  • Seniors (60+) + Military $24.50 + tax
  • Children (4-12) $18.50 + tax
  • Children (3 & under)* Free

*Must sit on a parent's lap in theater venues

Single Venue Ticket Prices Group Rates



Museums for All is a national program that makes museum visits more accessible for families receiving federal food assistance or SNAP benefits. Cosmosphere is proud to partner with Museums for All to offer discounted admission of $3 per person to our Hall of Space. That includes access to CosmoKids STEM interactive play area!

Just show your SNAP EBT card and photo ID at the Box Office to receive the discount for up to four people. We can't wait to help you launch your race to space at the Cosmosphere!

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The Cosmosphere is proud to be participating in Blue Star Museums, which provides free admission to our Hall of Space Museum to our nation’s active-duty military personnel (including Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard as well as members of the Reserves, National Guard, U.S. Public Health Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps) and up to five family members. The Blue Star Museum program begins Armed Forces Day and ends Labor Day.

Our museum is proud to be part of Blue Star Museums, a national appreciation program to thank our military families for their service and share with them America’s cultural treasures.  

Find out more on Blue Star Museums here

astc passport program

Cosmosphere is a proud participant in the ASTC Passport Program. Show your ASTC membership card for free admission into the Hall of Space Museum and CosmoKids. 

Visit the Cosmosphere, Exploration Place, the Flint Hills Discovery Center, Sternberg Museum of Natural History, and the University of Kansas Natural History Museum throughout Kansas, or discover more science centers and museums outside of Kansas! 

Find out more about the ASTC Passport Program here


Two amazing experiences. 
One place on Earth.

Purchase a Cosmosphere ALL ACCESS MISSION PASSor a Strataca BLAST PASS and save $5.00 if you visitthe other attraction within 10 days.

*Just present your pass from one attraction at the second attraction for a discount.


Learn, explore and save!

Visit both the Cosmosphere in Hutchinson, KS and Exploration Place in Wichita, KS, within 30 days and receive a $5 discount at your second museum.*

*The offer is valid on Cosmosphere’s All Access Mission Pass and Exploration Place’s All Access Pass. Visitors must present a receipt or ticket from the partner museum to qualify.

2021 tripsavvy editors' choice awards
in the best for geeks category 

The Cosmosphere has been named a winner in the 2021 TripSavvy Editors’ Choice Awards in the Best for Geeks category.

The TripSavvy Editors’ Choice Awards are unlike any other travel honor on the internet, in that they use a combination of proprietary machine learning and real, human vetting to recognize the world’s very best restaurants, hotels, and attractions.

Find all the winners in the Best for Geeks category here.

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Cosmosphere Cafe


The Cosmosphere Cafe is under new management!


Sunday–Thursday: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Friday and Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

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*Times and menu are subject to change. 

Concession Stand

Concession Stand

Need a snack while catching a movie in our Carey Digital Dome Theater? Check out the Concession Stand, full of all your movie-going favorites. 

Concession Stand Hours

Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 4:00 pm – 30 minutes after the last Dome Theater Show

*Times are subject to change. 

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