What to Know Before You Arrive

Here are answers to questions visitors frequently ask.

Yes. The Cosmosphere strives to make every visitor feel at ease and safe. For those with physical accessibility needs, the Cosmosphere public areas are all ADA-compliant. The venues and the Hall of Space Museum are all wheelchair accessible as are the restrooms.

Wheelchairs, an electric scooter and strollers are all available free of charge and available on a
first-come, first-serve basis.

The Cosmosphere values include inclusion and accessibility. Please let us know if you need any special accommodations prior to your visit by emailing info@cosmo.org or calling the Box Office at 620.665.9312. We will make every effort to meet reasonable accommodation requests.

Service Animals trained to assist or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability are welcome at the Cosmosphere. Pets and emotional support animals are not allowed.

Cosmosphere Café is independently operated and offers a variety of great food items.

Click HERE to find out more. 

The concession stand is open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 4 p.m. until 30 minutes after the beginning of the last scheduled Digital Dome Theater show.

No outside food is allowed in the Café due to health regulations.

No food or drink is allowed in the Hall of Space Museum

Whether you are booking group travel or looking for a great way to spend the day with 14 friends, check out the discounts available for groups of 15 or more! Just make your reservations two weeks in advance to receive special group rates.

Do you need event space? Cosmosphere is known for space…and rooms to rent!

Out-of-this-world birthday parties? Absolutely! Transformative board retreats? Nothing like looking out the board room window over an SR-71 to put planning in perspective.

Learn more about our venue options or call 620.665.9304 and our event staff will help meet your event needs.

To ensure individuals of all socioeconomic levels can experience the Cosmosphere, family passes are made available for check out from libraries throughout the state. Individuals are also encouraged to call the Cosmosphere Development Department at 620.665.9339 for assistance with the cost of attending.

The Cosmosphere is committed to providing a website that is accessible to everyone. To further this commitment, we utilize Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1, Level AA, which provides standards for making content more accessible for all visitors, including people with disabilities.

The Cosmosphere is proud to offer a very liberal photo policy.

Visit Hutch and Travel KS can both help you find other places to stop after your visit to the “greatest space museum on planet Earth”.

Go Beyond

Visit the Cosmosphere, the greatest space museum on planet Earth.

The renovated galleries in the Hall of Space are open. While many artifacts are on display during this time, the exhibits and graphics won’t be fully completed until late 2024.​