Experience the magic of the night sky
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An Educational & Fun Experience
Experience the magic of the night sky in comfort together with expert live commentary by a professional astronomer. Our full dome shows feature stunning immersive video and breathtaking images.
With our 96-seater auditorium (restricted to 40 seats during 'Covid Compliance'), colourful displays the Planetarium has something for all the family (aged 6 upwards).
Our magnificent star projector projects nearly 4,500 stars and other celestial objects onto the dome above your head. There is free car parking, easy disabled access and is just a short walk from rail and bus stations.
Pre-booked visits by schools, clubs and youth groups welcome. Open all year. For opening times, public shows and prices see website.
What else do we do? You'll be surprised!
Watch the video below to find out all the surprising activities that take place at the South Downs Planetarium