Wits Planetarium

The lights dim slowly, as the stars appear like magic in front of the audience.

Travel of exploration, to the planets, stars and galaxies of the universe. The planetarium offers educational shows within this setting, with shows usually lasting approximately one hour. Experienced staff are on hand to answer any questions about astronomy.

Date: Fridays to Sunday

Time: Fri: 7.30 to 8pm | Sat: 10am to 3pm | Sun: 12pm to 3.30pm

Price: Free teacher per 20 students | R22


Venue address: Wits Planetarium, University of the Witwatersrand, Yale Rd, East Campus, Braamfontein

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Wheelchair accessibility: Yes


Website: https://www.planetarium.co.za/history.shtml

Tel: +27 11 717 1390

Email: planet@planetarium.co.za

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