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Peter Harrison Planetarium

Greenwich | at the National Maritime Museum, London SE10 9NF, England
+44 20 8858 4422
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Brilliantly informative and hugely well delivered with kids in mind. Thoroughly enjoyed it and thought it was good value.

Thank Simon L
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We combined this visit with the Royal Observatory. The show is very good. As you enter the attendants inform you that the seats at the back are the best. A very entertaining narrator and informative information. The only problem was the quality of the sound...More

Thank Diamond2904
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth the trip up the hill. Great show in the planetarium area with a number of breakout areas to discover. Not a lot else but very cool nonetheless.

Thank Kevin F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

and was filled with wonder. How times have changed and I was pretty disappointed having traipsed all the way to the other side of London to Greenwich. The times are very limiting that you can go and it's all over far too quickly. The guy...More

1  Thank rasg00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing. Funny and witty commentator. You feel tiny and appreciate the universe more after this story. I recommend it a lot. However: 1) there are some bad seats which might diminish experience, and a bit of queuing, 2) the resolution and animations could be improved,...More

Thank Mateusz B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing like as good as the original which has now been usurped by the waxworks. Considering the advances in optics since the fabulous Zeiss projector was built by real craftsmen, what you get here is basically just a large tv projector and a powerpoint projection....More

2  Thank GeraldineGladiolus
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and myself went her for a day out, it was well worth the visit, staff were very polite and helpful and the " Sky at Night" i would recommend.

Thank Andy C
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

We watched the show about our neighbours in the Solar system. It was interesting and easy for the kids to follow. I personally thought the exhibition surrounding the show was more interesting for an adult, but I guess it depends on what show you choose...More

Thank Ulrika G
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

After living in London for years, I only recently found out about the planetarium and the fact that it has regular shows at a very reasonable price. We choose the sky tonight, which is great as you can use the knowledge learnt in real time....More

1  Thank Katie D
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

One of London's must see attractions. And it's free! We didn't have a chance to spent a lot of time in the planetarium. We just quickly walked around all available places to see what is available. We will have to plan another trip to London...More

Thank Agnieszka K
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Joe G
22 August 2017|
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Response from Alessandra C | Reviewed this property |
I'm a student myself, but I purchased a package, Observatory + Planetarium and I believe it cost me around £9,50.
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Rosie W
25 May 2017|
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Response from Rubaiyat E S | Reviewed this property |
Anyone can book tickets online and for members all the shows are free. If you can manage the show timings then it is upto you, as far I know there is no limit. If they arrange 3 shows on your desireable days then you will be... More
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