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I have been here a few times....Seems that every time i go i miss the shows.My two year old loves... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Katy R
Armagh, United Kingdom
Day out with grandkids

The theatre was very good and lots of actives for the kids to enjoy The Rocket launching they... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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Discover the mysteries of the Universe when you visit this Planetarium's Star-Theatre, where digital projectors allow visitors to time travel through the galaxies.
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College Hill, Armagh BT61 9DB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3752 3689
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My colleague and I went to the planetarium, and found out they had Sith training (Star Wars) just as we arrived. As a Star Wars fan, this was REALLY fun! We got to battle with lightsabers! The rest of the planetarium was enjoyable as well!...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been there quite a few times with my family and also as a teacher. The exhibits are interactive and interesting but the main show is what the kids usually love. They are age appropriate so check out what is available before you go....More

Thank Jill J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been here a few times....Seems that every time i go i miss the shows.My two year old loves it here. She loves crawling around the interactive floor mat. We have also made our own rockets and let them off. I think its a...More

Thank Katy R
Reviewed 6 June 2018

The theatre was very good and lots of actives for the kids to enjoy The Rocket launching they enjoy they made a rocket out of lemonade bottle filled with wAter to launch

Thank Clauida50
Reviewed 1 June 2018

We go every year for the past 3 years as a family approx. 3-4 times a year. My son loves the shows and the events organised throughout the year. The rocket launching is always his favourite.

Thank Clodagh F
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Boring - sorry. I have a science background and the material should be interesting but to be honest, google searching would show you more. Staff really friendly but only doing what they can. Time for a total revamp to bring this place into the 21st...More

Thank D J
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

The most warm welcome is received at the reception desk. The exhibits are very interesting and educational. Any budding young astranout will be in their element here. Kids can dress up as astranout. Lots of interactive stuff for young kids. The asteroid show was mind...More

Thank newey01
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Went with a 4 year old and took in one of the screenings. She loved the little movie they show and I learnt a few things along the way also. However, not much else to see or do. Takes about 30 mins to see all...More

Thank McNugget13
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Have lived near Armagh for almost 40 years and this was my first time at the Planetarium! Many interesting displays on the planets, space travel, meteorites etc. Children will definitely enjoy dressing up as astronauts or making plasticine spacemen. We thought the show in the...More

Thank DebsB
Reviewed 4 April 2018

My mum and I and my two boys (age 7 and 4yrs) visited the Planetarium over the Easter break. Really good exhibits for older children and a good room for the little ones where they can try on space suits. The shows are a little...More

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14 August 2017|
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Response from redbob145 | Reviewed this property |
We booked by phone morning of visit .Our visit was on Saturday and it was very busy show at 1200 was almost full . I would recommend booking in advance also 20% discount if you book 2 or more shows
Grace d
23 April 2015|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
Good morning Grace, The admission fee for each show is £6 per adult and £5 for a child under 16. Various shows on daily, you can pick and choose. It's essential to pre-book your seats for the shows, but in my experience it's... More