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The Adelaide Planetarium

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Egyptian sky

We attended a lecture here on the ancient Egyptian night sky. Very informative. Really enjoyed it... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
APP007
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Cockatoo Valley
Amazing

We had planned a trip to the planetarium for weeks and were not disappointed. It is an amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gwynne777
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Hallett Cove, Australia
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2 weeks ago
“Amazing”
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Mawson Lakes Boulevard, Mawson Lakes, Salisbury, South Australia 5095, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We attended a lecture here on the ancient Egyptian night sky. Very informative. Really enjoyed it. this isn't a big venue and every seat is a good one ! well worth a visit.

Thank APP007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had planned a trip to the planetarium for weeks and were not disappointed. It is an amazing experience and I would highly recommend the planetarium to everyone; young and old alike. The big red chairs were so comfortable and allow you to lay back...More

Thank gwynne777
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is only a small auditorium but they put on special events such as "Coral" that are spectacular. Keep an eye on what they are offering - it is well worth the drive from the city - and there are good cafes within walking distance.

1  Thank Vandieman111
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We booked into a beginners course to learn a little more about the night sky earlier this year. The teacher was very competent and certainly knew his stuff, but it was a little high-brow for us - we were there to enjoy the sessions, rather...More

Thank SFDAB
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We did back to back sessions at the Adelaide Planetarium earlier in November. First up was the 20minute Night Sky then Wildest Weather in the Solar System movie which lived up to its name and was pretty wild. Then we stuck around for the 60minute...More

Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is a real hidden gem in Adelaide that everyone should visit. The lecturer has a great way at explaining everything in an interesting and intriguing way that leaves you wanting more. The movies are entertaining for kids and they always run school holiday programs....More

Thank Penny R
Reviewed 25 August 2016

A good location, with plenty top see and do. As this was a school excursion, they offered a variety of activities and sightseeing opportunities, but this could easily be done as a family as well.

Thank Shane P
Reviewed 19 March 2016

I loved walking around this place. It was quiet, friendly like a country town. lots of places to eat and to have a hair cut/

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 6 April 2015 via mobile

Great fun, very relaxing and educational. They offer school holiday programs, short courses and special valentines day events. We attended a session on selecting a telescope, it was great, bery informative and a good atmosphere. It does get cold in there though. And the presenter...More

Thank Kimberley B
Reviewed 18 January 2015

I have never been to a planetarium before, so this has been on my bucket list for a while. It was a great experience and did not disappoint, although I do confess to struggling to keep my eyes open at times. The combination of the...More

2  Thank Kellyansapansa
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