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A great place to visit

This was included on our Astronomy cruise so we had the whole place to ourselves (about 75 of us... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
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What a great day out, come in, hang up you coat, play with the Lego & get started. Northern lights... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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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 4 days ago

This was included on our Astronomy cruise so we had the whole place to ourselves (about 75 of us) which allowed us to see the planetarium show and have plenty of time to look at the science exhibits. There are some really interesting and highly...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank peterindevon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great day out, come in, hang up you coat, play with the Lego & get started. Northern lights show wasn’t until 2pm, so we spent the morning doing the interactive activities which were very stimulating & relevant to the environment & how it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Burymafia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was impressed with my visit. In the planetarium the northern light show was excellent. The seats were great and recline. Situated at the top of the hill, so great photo opportunities!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jimsnelling
Reviewed 15 December 2018

I was part of a group visiting from Hurtigruten while the ship was in Tromsø. The visit isn't on the standard list of excursions, but was included in our 'Astronomy and Aurora' package. I was a bit disappointed that the first presentation in the planetarium...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Bean-astair
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Educational and interactive exhibits, as well as interesting films. Recommended for children, most exhibits are aimed at 5-15 year olds.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank S9375ILsamanthaf
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We watched the Northern Lights film in the panoramic cinema and it made us realise what a brilliant experience we had seeing the real thing. There are lots of great activities for children (an adults who still have a sense of fun). We walked from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank caroline b
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Lots of interactive displays for both adult and children. Lots of fun. The aurora film was great too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Joanna H
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We went to see the Aurora movie, primarily. It is beautiful, but at 30 minutes it's a bit long. It was mostly eye candy. The science center is very hands on, but we mostly were just playing around until it was film time, and we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Rooindie
Reviewed 5 August 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MHBOS10
Reviewed 16 June 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank johnmJ2594PN
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