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Mallorca Planetarium

Cami de l'Observatori, Costitx, Majorca, Spain
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A superb alternative evening in Mallorca

Captivatingly led by Jean, he brought to life our most incredible skies and beyond. With an... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Loughborough, England, United Kingdom

We arrived at 7.30, we didn't book in advance and just turned up Saturday evening. The centre is... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Stonehaven, United Kingdom
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Cami de l'Observatori, Costitx, Majorca, Spain
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Captivatingly led by Jean, he brought to life our most incredible skies and beyond. With an experience in the planetarium, telescopes and live night skies this was a truly memorable evening. I hope the appropriate authorities recognise the long term value this place has on...More

Thank AshRGray
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 7.30, we didn't book in advance and just turned up Saturday evening. The centre is run by volunteers who arrived just behind us, they closed the gates behind the to allow themselves time to set up. During this time a number of...More

Thank andytaberdeen
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Hidden in the centre of the island (where the skies are clearest) is an audacious privately funded project to create an observatory and a range of telescopes. It is open,we visited tonight as it only open on Friday and Saturday nights manned by volunteers, or...More

1  Thank andrew j
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We had an English tour, with just 12 others, 5 of them kids, the staff member spoke excellent English and made a real effort to explain everything to the kids and get them involved. He also did the entire voice over for the actual presentation!...More

1  Thank Eric D
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We have visited the Observatory on sunday evening privatly, there were 3 of us. Our guide was Joan Guillame - very cheerful, smart in very good engilsh he explained us many interesting things. First there was a presentation in the main hall with explanations of...More

1  Thank anastasia_cuomo
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We went here last night for an English speaking tour with exhibits, planetarium virtual presentation, and views of stellar bodies through the telescopes on site. Perfect for all - the virtual planetarium guide is a must for any enthusiasts - and then we all took...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Good night out, friendly staff and a great meteorite exhibition. Clear skies were a bonus, being able to see the Milky Way with the naked eye is always nice from this Londoner! Thanks to Lem for delivering a fun talk with great enthusiasm and in...More

Thank Heliczer
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Visited the observatory while staying in nearby Sineu.It is definitely worth a visit as the guide was both informative and entertaining The visit last about one and a half to two hours.The extra bonus was to see some majorcan wildlife FERRETS

1  Thank mattjones1949
Reviewed 21 April 2016

English lessons are each friday and saturday evening (I think) and it cost 15E for adult. It is good to call to telephone number on planetarium web sites and book the lesson.

Thank terezacermanova
Reviewed 4 January 2016

My mum and me visited the observatory in Costitx last October. We booked the visit the day before via e-mail, which was no problem. We had a tour in English with two other German families, led by Joan. It was fantastic! Joan's tour was very...More

Thank Miriam K
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Response from mattjones1949 | Reviewed this property |
we paid 15 euros each