Explore the universe at the Wits Planetarium

The Wits Planetarium is the first full-sized planetarium in Africa. It opened its doors for the first time in 1960 on 12 October. Each show is different depending on what the night sky looks like when you visit. The planetarium offers different pre-recorded shows for children between the ages of 5 12 years old. If you have ever wondered what star or constellation you staring at when you look at the night sky then you should visit the planetarium to help satisfy your curiosity about the night sky.

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+27 (0)11 717 1390
Adults R55 Children/Scholars/ Full - Time Students/ Seniors R40 Groups (20+) R40 Please book to get group rate Space Travel / Secret of the Cardboard Rocket shows R40
Saturday only 09:00-15:00