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Planetario Alfa

Avenida Roberto Garza Sada No. 1000 | Col. Carrizalejo, Monterrey 66254, Mexico
+52 83030001
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Excellent place to go and experience.

I really enjoyed my visit here, I went during the Da Vinci exhibition which was quite interesting... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
62sa_lp
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Houston, Texas
Great place to spend an afternoon

This is a great place if you like science, you can get into the Imax theatre and watch the movies... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2016
Karla G
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Planetario Alfa has an interactive science museum, an Omnimax Theatre, an Astronomical Observatory and beautiful gardens. The Planetario Alfa was founded by Grupo Industrial Alfa in october 11, 1978. The astronomical and science center has had 13 millions of visitors.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
25 Mar 2017
“Excellent place to go and experience.”
30 Nov 2016
“Great place to spend an afternoon”
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Avenida Roberto Garza Sada No. 1000 | Col. Carrizalejo, Monterrey 66254, Mexico
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+52 83030001
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

I really enjoyed my visit here, I went during the Da Vinci exhibition which was quite interesting. It is a bit on the smaller side, at least the exhibition part. I've read on their facebook page that they have added other buildings to see and...More

Thank 62sa_lp
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is a great place if you like science, you can get into the Imax theatre and watch the movies they have available and also you get to learn while playing.

Thank Karla G
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The iMax featured a movie about USA national parks and was awesome. The space exhibits were all in Spanish and a bit boring. This is not really a planetarium. They have a small telescope and couldn't see anything. If you don't like lots of crying...More

Thank MANSIONMAN
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

This was a fun place to visit. They teach conservation and recycling and share information about space travel and the planets.

Thank dankit1
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Right now is not the best attraction to go. They don't have the best maintenance. Right now they have a problem because the owners want to sale and build a luxuries buildings and commercial center, etc. The IMAX movies are amazing, they always have an...More

1  Thank Samurai10
Reviewed 15 February 2016

I had visited this place last week along with friends. The iMax experience was just mind boggling. The documentary about the Grand Canyon was awesome. The museum also had 4 more floors of interesting science activities. I could see many kids enjoying the experience. I...More

Thank bvijayk
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Had it not been for the movie Journey to Space and peacocks outside, this place would had been a complete waste of time. I was really excited to spend a day there. To my dismay, it took about 2 hours (15 minutes of it waiting...More

Thank Alba B
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Bring the kids, they will like it. For couples depends on the day, some day of the week, I dont recall which one, they bring food trucks and a small bazaar which is also a good experience. They are planning on closing it to use...More

Thank DonCesar
Reviewed 17 March 2015

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Thank Hnan A
Reviewed 14 December 2014

This Imax theatre is nice, sits in a park like setting. Worth a trip if you are looking for something to do while in Monterey.

2  Thank JH1531
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