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Observe planets and learn about the solar system at Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, a center dedicated to research and popularization of astronomy in downtown Bengaluru. Featuring two shows daily in a domed shaped theater, the planetarium can host up to 210 spectators. The performance uses different visuals such as computer animations, cartoon special-effects, and video clippings. Experimental rocket launches and other educational tests are regularly organized for student groups. The building has a science park and a science center and there is a children’s playground featuring a model of Indian Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle rocket. Put Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium and other Bengaluru attractions into our Bengaluru online route planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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My kid never gets bored of visiting this planatarium. Great place to watch one of their shows and then hangout at the park outside. more »
It’ll be every kid’s fantasy come true to see the phenomena of galaxies, planets, sun & black hole in detailed yet funny depiction. The 40 min show is a must visit for all kids >4 yrs of age and will.... more »
This is a good place to hangout once with the young kids.. they find it amusing with the solar system knowledge... Seating is very comfortable... It has air conditioning... Place has good parking facilities.. it has good scientific theme park... Kids will love it... Shows are available in multiple languages (English and Kannada ).. open in the weekends..
We went at 4:30 pm English show and there was only about 20 people so good time to avoid crowds. Excellent and entertaining show "STARS", I was impressed! Don't miss the "weighing station" inside the building, which shows your weight on all the different planets. The science park outside had many educational and fun exhibits, however several of them were not working properly due to rust or damage. Maintenance is needed.
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