The mission of the Adler Planetarium is to inspire exploration and understanding of our Universe. We value:
- An engaging, user-friendly museum serving diverse audiences
- Excitement and curiosity about space science and space exploration
- Programs based on credible science and educational research
- Well-managed collections
- Adherence to results-oriented planning
- A professional work environment and highly motivated, diverse staff
- Long-term financial stability and the economic viability of our endeavors.