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Good interactive exhibits

I was part of a group visiting from Hurtigruten while the ship was in Tromsø. The visit isn't on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Good interactive museum

Educational and interactive exhibits, as well as interesting films. Recommended for children, most... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Hawkinge, 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 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 7 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

Date of experience: January 2018
1  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

Date of experience: March 2018
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

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank manikanth_mxm
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