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Address: Willy-Brandt-Str. 25 | Mittlerer Schloßgarten, 70173 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number:
+49 4971 11629215
13:00 - 20:00
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Tue - Fri 09:00 - 11:30
14:00 - 16:30
Wed 19:00 - 21:30
Fri 19:00 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 13:00 - 20:00

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If you have the extra time and want to do something different and educational - this is worth the trip.

Reviewed 16 January 2017
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31 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Carl Zeiss is known throughout the world for the lenses. The Planetarium is easily accessible through public transport .Get down at Neckartor or walk from Schloss platz. The entry fee is 8 Euros and there are shows called Cosmic Collision, Stars and Laser show. There are periodic special lectures and shows too .The seating area is good with great acoustics... More 

Thank Deepa J
Bengaluru, India
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131 reviews
83 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I visited this planetarium alone without my colleagues. The real show was for less than an hour. I found the quality of the show was not what I expected it to be. I went into a show which was not for childs but some animations were shown which were i believe for small children. The content of the show was... More 

Thank Partha Pratim M
Level Contributor
24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The show was for a low price of 5€/students and it was absolutely worth it. Not only was the show realised by excellent instruments, the story told is fascinating, informative and fun too! Highly recommendable!

Thank Reduxblade
Level Contributor
115 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

If you have the extra time and want to do something different and educational - this is worth the trip.

Thank KateandDiva
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27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I must say i was quite disappointed when the show was over.. i have visited around 4 planetariums in my life, and that was by far the worst.. I've heard it is one of the oldest though, that's why I've given 3 stars. Other than that.. while the show was running,a small part of the screen was not working and... More 

Thank Dafni M
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46 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Been there one evening. We found out the show was not at all about astronomy but just really loud music with animated pictures. Really disappointing and could not really leave the room.. There was a few pictures of space but of poor quality, very quick and not using the Weiss optics. Better to go to the cinema for this. Astronomical... More 

Thank benoitd81
Bucharest, Romania
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30 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Not only the shows are super realistic, teaching and breathtaking but also you can see live some planets due to cameras mounted on satellites. It is an incredible experience!!!

Thank LauraMnl
Stuttgart, Germany
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Now reopen, and also now with an English audio guide (free but need to pay a 20 euro deposit until you return them). The show was really excellent quality and the place looks really nicely refurbished - with comfy reclining seats. It's also cheap at 8 euro per adult. Highly recommended!

Thank Pumbs
Rosyth, United Kingdom
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407 reviews
240 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2016

I have been there on January 3th. It was closed, Works in progress everywhere around the planetarium. It could happen but I was disappointed 'cause I strongly wanted to visit it and nowhere i found informations about its closure; neither in the info centre, where I asked about it. On the Planetarium entrance there was just a small notice, only... More 

2 Thank Giuseppe C
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50 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I absolutely love this place. It´s my favorite planetarium so far. I went with a big group of friends, and the "show" we saw was awesome, it was very well structured and quite interesting. The chairs move and you get to see everything on the celling, I remember being very happy while the guide was explaining things to us.

1 Thank Dani V

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