Armagh Astronomy Centre and Planetarium, Armagh

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  • Visited with my wife and 9 year old daughter. First time I had been after hearing so much about it and passing it many times in the car. Booked ahead for 2 shows in the cinema theatre. It would be a l...  more »
  • We took our grandchildren to the planetarium. Shows in the dome take place on certain days but not on the day of our visit. Interesting exhibits and an area for small children to make things (they lov...  more »
  • Armagh Planetarium is worth a wee visit every so often to reconnect with the inner child & the outer constellations. Helpful staff at the gift shop & coffee shop. Fairly entertaining staff in the show...  more »
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  • Was there 21/4/18. Found the whole experience thoroughly enjoyable as did my wife and 4 children. Learned some really interesting facts. Staff friendly and welcoming.
  • Very good. Well worth a visit!
  • The kids love the place. Great for a family day out and has something for everyone
  • Enjoyable experience with lots to see including a meteorite weighing 22 stones! The Planetarium shows have really high production values and would be suitable for adults and children alike. Loved the astro park too with its scale models and the cube. Has to be seen to be appreciated. Staff are really pleasant and informative, making the visit even more worthwhile. The only negative is the understocked coffee shop- more like a tuck shop, with no options for lunch, even sandwiches. Overall still deserves full marks - just bring your own lunch!
  • I became interested in Astronomy quite some time ago, and I was overjoyed when I finally got the chance to visit this planetarium! The place itself is very interesting with a lot of rocket / satellite replica and miniatures! Overall I reckon this would be a nice place to visit with your family member, especially if you or your family member is interested in astronomy. You can also buy some interesting souvenirs from the shop!
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