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A True Treasure

To think one could travel to a small beach town and find not only great restaurants and amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Chuck W
Laser Shows

We took a group of 8 ranging from 5 - 60 and everyone enjoyed the Pink Floyd laser show. It wasn't... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Maegan2450
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7625 High Market St, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4344
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

To think one could travel to a small beach town and find not only great restaurants and amazing sunsets, but to find a quaint little Planetarium tucked away as a great escape from the summer heat or a refuge on a rainy coastal day in...More

Thank Chuck W
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We took a group of 8 ranging from 5 - 60 and everyone enjoyed the Pink Floyd laser show. It wasn't quite what we expected but it was really cool. It was just long enough (the length of the Dark Side of the Moon album)....More

1  Thank Maegan2450
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We visited here with our kids and other family. Kids ranged in age from 3-7 years. There is a very small area with hands on activities for the kids. This area is very small and many items seemed to be broken. We viewed the astronaut...More

Thank 817colleenv
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Visited with our 2 young boys on a rainy day during our vacation to the area. This was our 1st experience with a planetarium as a family. We watched the reef movie during our visit (can't remember the exact title). Our boys (as well as...More

Thank edgcomb12
Reviewed 16 July 2018

I've only been to two of the shows, so far. The people doing the commentary really know what they are talking about and are good at answering questions. The two shows I went to might not be interesting to young children because it wasn't fast...More

Thank cphecate
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Very informative! Would have loved to have seen another show! Learned a few things and was enjoyable! Gift shop was very affordable! Will stop again!

Thank lirpa123
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Were all the five-bubble reviewers at the same place I was? : ) Behind Fibber McGees???? The staff were SUPER FRIENDLY-no question there. We (granted no kids-but two adults who love ongoing learning) spent about 25 minutes here total, and it would have been less...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The Planetarium is a must for anyone to see while vising Sunset or Ocean Isle Beach or any where in southeast North Carolina. The new projection system just installed in March is amazing and so realistic. The enhanced sound system really makes you feel like...More

3  Thank rprichied
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We took our son, his wife and their two children ( twins age 10) to the Ingram Planetarium. Good place to go even on a rainy day. We learned about the up-coming solar eclipse and there are displays and activities for young children and a...More

Thank obidi
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

1 pm, Dynamic Earth, narrated by Liam Neeson: This show explores the inner workings of Earth’s climate system. With visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations, this cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the interlocking...More

1  Thank Dan1229
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