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Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Brisbane
(4.2/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web)
The exhibits contained within the oblong and ovoid structures of Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium provide an informative experience. Officially opened in 1978, the planetarium features a 12.5m (41 ft) dome and state of the art projection system, as well as a high-tech observatory and a gallery that displays space-related exhibitions. Put Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium into our Brisbane tourist route planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • The awesome shows at the planetarium are quit interesting and worth the small fee to see. Aside from some models and information about space it is otherwise not very interactive. The gift shop, though...  more »
  • I have been here a few time.And it has always been a delight for me..I plan on taking my granddaughter this school holidays ..She is into stares like me..The staff are great and well informed too and ...  more »
  • Planetarium itself is fairly small with only a few things to look at, if making the trip it is probably best to pay and do one of the interactive shows. The shows are interesting and very informative. 
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  • Saw one of the kids shows. Impressive show, even if my little one was less excited about the look into the night sky directly afterwards. The exhibits outside are good, and it's a surprisingly good gift shop, too.
  • Free to walk around the educational displays. Some of the models are very intricate and impressive. Great range of fossils and meteorites for sale in the gift shop.
  • Great fun under the dome. Very educational.
  • Not much on display, pricing per show per person was a bit ridiculous. Very disappointed we couldn't see more on display and couldn't afford to see more then one show!
  • Educational. Interesting. Science. The show was pretty amazing. This should be on anyones list, any age.