The mission of the Austin Planetarium is to elevate interest, understanding and participation in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) for the Central Texas community; to develop and implement educational outreach programs and resources; to create Austin’s first science museum, planetarium and technology center Starry Sky Austin’s intention is to bring people a new perspective through learning about the universe above. What once seemed important to worry about
The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.