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The movie on the northern lights was good

Although some of the exhibits were clearly aimed at the younger visitors I still enjoyed trying... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
Lots to play with!

There is lots to have a go with at this science centre so let your inner child out and have a go... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
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The Science Centre offers northern lights planetarium shows every day. In addition there are close to a hundred interactive exhibits where everyone can have fun with popular science, exploring both regional and universal questions. The Science...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Hansine Hansens veg 17, Tromso 9019, Norway
+47 77 62 09 45
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

It explains northern lights. Tromso and the stars. It is for families . It is good way to spend a wet afternoon .

Thank MHBOS10
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Although some of the exhibits were clearly aimed at the younger visitors I still enjoyed trying them out.

Thank johnmJ2594PN
Reviewed 8 April 2018

There is lots to have a go with at this science centre so let your inner child out and have a go. We spent a good few hours here and enjoyed every minute. We also learnt a bit as well. It was as little further...More

Thank Buzznsmoo
Reviewed 2 April 2018

My husband and visited here for an afternoon on our recent trip to Tromso. I would say it is definitely geared towards children and families but that is not to say we did not learn anything! It was very quiet when we visited on a...More

Thank ElyFraz
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

A well organized planetarium where you learn with fun. There are two floors filled with lots of small activities primarily aimed for kids however we enjoyed it refreshing what we studied in school and also learning new things. If you are tired, you may relax...More

Thank manikanth_mxm
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We spent a few hours here, and although the science centre is aimed at a much younger audience, we're young at heart and in our 30's and had great fun!!! There is an English language video about the Aurora Borealis on the 4th floor and...More

Thank aVilhoa
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

great for all ages! our children are 2-11 years old. Very entertaining and a good place to learn....

Thank ragnhild r
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

The advertising stated that there would be daily shows of the Northern lights. However, when I was there, the planetarium was closed because a group booked it (although I did neither see nor hear anyone). The whole way for nothing... Disappointing

Reviewed 14 March 2018

We were part of a tour group from a cruise ship. Everyone enjoyed the movie of the northern lights. The theater is a 360 degree dome with reclining seats. NOTE: photos are NOT allowed during the movie.

Thank Lee K
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We went on Dec 29th and it was close to the university and adjacent botanical garden. This is science museum though a small one compared to london standards but well worth it. Kids just loved it and we stayed till the closing time 4PM from...More

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