PLANETARIUM – The biggest and most advanced 3D Planetarium of Italy

A charming journey discovering Universe. Stars, planets, galaxies, universe…and much more!!!

Planetario 3D di Città della Scienza

The new Palnetarium of Città della Scienza, the most advanced of Italy, is an extraordinary attraction to enjoy special shows on the Universe mysteries and much more. Planetarium is also a simulator of the sky, an educational tool for learning astronomy by reproducing the sky and astronomical objects that populate the universe.
3D Planetarium of Città della Scienza  is the largest  and most advanced one of Italy. It has a diameter of 20 meters,120 seats, and one of the most advanced technologies in the world. The most recent technologies and the special position of the dome provide an effect of complete involvement of the viewer, thanks to acoustics that will guarantee the public a unique spectacle of the universe and enveloping.

The planetarium offers shows and movies to be immersed in a night sky, discover the stars from the theories of the ancient Greek astronomers getting to large current telescopes, know how to protect the starry skies from light pollution, retrace missions to the moon, follow the travels of probes and spacecraft that have explored our Solar System, or even explore the dark matter to understand why the universe is as it appears, where we come from, and how it has evolved in billions of years.
But the facility will also function as a 3D cinema, with spectacular film in 3D with which you can travel in the history of ancient peoples and modern and discover the wonders of nature, archeology and history.


Connecting people, spreading knoweldge and entertaining are the goals of the Planetarium activities equipped by a digital projection system – the Digistar 6 of Evans & Sutherland – most advanced technologies and constantly animated by a rich program of scientific events dedicated to astrophysics, astronomy and aerospace technology developed in collaboration with leading research centers and international agencies, such as NASA, the Italian Space Agency, ESA, ESO, etc.

Planetario Città della Scienza Digistar
Planetario Città della Scienza - show

• Come 10 minutes before the time scheduled of the show. in case of delay it can not be guaranteed the access to the show;
• Duration of the show: 30 minutes;
• 3D shows are for children over 8 years;
• The animals are not admitted;
• Eating is not allowed;
• Use of mobile phone during shows is not allowed.

Planetario 3D di Città della Scienza - esterni