PLANETARIUM

For an out of this world experience enjoy Edinburgh’s only planetarium, with a 360-degree viewing screen and immersive surround sound.

PLANETARIUM SCHEDULE

Click the link below to view times for our Planetarium shows. Shows operate on a first come, first served basis on the day of your visit.

JUNE 2024 SHOWS

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

PRESENTER-LED SHOWS

Join us for a journey through the universe with our in-house astronomers. In these exclusive shows created by our expert team, you’ll get to see real imagery taken from space, or witness our planet captured by satellites. These stunning visuals are accompanied by a talk from our science experts where you’ll get the chance to hear personalised content and seasonal insights.

DOME FILMS

Experience a cinema like no other with our 360° dome screen right above your head. Learn more about Earth sciences with 30 minute long films on topics ranging from the birth of our universe and the Apollo moon landings, to learning how we can become planet protectors.

TICKET INFORMATION

There are two types of ticket which you can select to enjoy our Planetarium. 

ADMISSION
TICKET

The full Dynamic Earth experience.

What’s included:

Access to a self-guided tour through our galleries.

One presenter-led show or dome film in our 360° Planetarium.

Average visit time:
2–3 hours

*includes Gift Aid donation

Adult

£19.50

Child
Age 4-15

£12.00

Concession
Student, 65+

£16.70

Under 4 years

FREE

PLANETARIUM
ONLY

An out-of-this-world show.

What’s included:

Experience a presenter-led show or dome film in our 360° degree Planetarium with spectacular surround sound.

Visit time:
30 minutes

Adult

£7.70

Child
Age 4-15

£7.70

Concession
Student, 65+

£7.70

Under 4 years

FREE