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IMAX Tycho Brahe Planetarium

Gammel Kongevej 10, Copenhagen 1610, Denmark
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Ranked #165 of 211 Attractions in Copenhagen
Type: Observatories/ Planetariums
Description: Astronomy exhibits and an Omnimax theater take you from high in space to deep in the oceans.
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West Midlands
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115 reviews 115 reviews
88 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

OK, so I had a "Copenhagen Card" and did not have to pay to enter, even so this was a disappointment. This is really an IMAX theater with a small display area which looks at our solar system and space flights. Most of the interactive screens were in Danish only. Only in the "main" dome was there some English language.... More

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Oslo, Norway
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I visited the planetarium with moderate expectations and was disappointed. The exhibition was little and some of the items I was supposed to interact with was out of order. We struggled to find where to watch the chosen film, but when we managed, I was amazed by the film, Den verden vi ikke ser (The invisible world). The film was... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We expected a lot if things to see and do at the planetarium, so when we got there, we were disappointed: a quite small exhibition with few things to "try"/play with. It was not worth 144 dkk! Especially not if you don't understand danish!! Only a few signs were in english, all screens were in danish... Luckely, we are from... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

After having visited the museum for probably half-hour, I was ready to get out and never return. Outdated damaged displays and Danish everywhere, nothing new, nothing big, just a tiny room for a really overpriced ticket. Lockers are not included, and the only fun i had, was playing with Legos at the entrance. Not recomended at all!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

What a horrible experience. After going to the awesome maritime museum, zoo, aquarium and other such excellent venues in Copenhagen, my family and I were eager to see what the planetarium had to offer. Well it turns out, it has NOTHING to offer. The planetarium basically consists of one big circular room in the center with some stuff on the... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Compared to Cosmonova in Stockholm, Sweden, this is a disappointment. I would only go here to see a movie, but even then it's not comparable to what I can get back home at Cosmonova. It was a very hip place when it opened but maybe it needs a facelift now ?

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Urbana, Illinois
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

It's too expensive for only one tiny room of outdated statements as an exhibition, that is not interactive at all, and has nothing interesting to see, you can even cross it in less than 5 minutes. Only in Danish!!!! The movies are not better than any documentary in youtube and the service in general is terrible.

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London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I went there with a friend last weekend and all i can say is that it was quite bad - no translations in English of the exhibits and the film(Hubble telescope) and the presentation weren't that great as the Danish voice was loud and the English through the headphones was weak - I ended up falling asleep midway. Just skip... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I think that this place is geared towards classes of Danish school kids on an outing. Nothing wrong with that, but it's not really a highlight for foreign tourists. Worth a look in if you are in the area and killing time but other than that I wouldn't bother.

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Paisley, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

There was a tiny exhibit with most items broken. The displays in Danish with a bit of paper translating only a few of them. It is essentially a cinema now so wouldn't bother going unless catching a movie

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