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Address: 2 km from the City Center, Mumbai (Bombay), India
Phone Number: 24920510
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: The Nehru Centre in Worli houses the Nehru Planetarium. (Please note that...
The Nehru Centre in Worli houses the Nehru Planetarium. (Please note that this is different from the Nehru Science Centre which is located on Dr. E. Moses Road) Nehru Planetarium has 3D shows everyday in English, Hindi and Marathi, about Astronomy.
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For those interested in astronomy

The planetarium is worth a visit for those interested in astronomy. The main solar system show is pretty popular so advance booking on weekends would be a good idea. The English... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

When I was small this place used to be mesmerizing. We used to enjoy completely Air-conditioned service which looking at the heavenly bodies. Its exact'y still the same. I hope they can revamp it and make it world class. Nevertheless its still good. The telescope viewing is no thanks to Nehru. Thanks must go to private groups who out of... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

The planetarium is worth a visit for those interested in astronomy. The main solar system show is pretty popular so advance booking on weekends would be a good idea. The English version of the show much better.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

This is one of the places which should be on the list of places to visit in Mumbai. It gives a great experience to see the science behind astronomy, and stars. It holds show every day in multiple languages teaching us about the many facts that exist in the world. The main attraction here is the Soyuz- T10 that carried... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Nehru planetarium is one of the exciting places to go ! Our experience was really good for the English show !! But When we saw the "Hindi show" It had lots of technical words(Jargons) and technical terms spoken in pure hindi only !! It is not soo understandable to the Local Crowd ! We being native hindi speakers had a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

It is best to plan your visit well in advance. We booked the tickets online 2 days before our visit on 24th May. Although the Sky theatre is 500 seater, only about 130 tickets are available for online booking. When we booked our tickets online, we could only get them for the 12:00 noon show "Invaders of Mars" (Hindi). When... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Good place, good info and image's, but only thing fall short is the sound quality. It was like their sound has spoiled so someone brought those gramophone speaker. Those speaker was so old hardly u can hear anything. In Main exhibition center this guy Jatin poor fellow was shouting but his voice on speaker failed in front of kids Voice.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Visited planetarium with small kids to give them first hand account of Planets and was mighty impressed with the efforts.Online tickets were purchased from website. Parking is easy in the premises of Nehru Centre. Mars movie was interesting Loved the 3D movie.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Had been there with my 6 year old daughter on a summer vacation day and it was a pleasant experience. Online booking would be recommended especially on weekends. The show was nice. There was a 10 minute introduction on our solar system followed by 45 minutes of main show. The hall itself is air-conditioned. It also has a place where... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

It brings back memories of how my parents took me there when I was a little boy. Now I am taking my kids to visit the place. Must say that the authorities are doing a good job in maintaining the place. A nice, cool and peaceful place. Lovely view of the skyline

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

i have been trying to find the business days/ holidays but couldn't get that simple info at all. I have to go there all the way but without knowing the working days, it's quite painful to drive there with the kids and finding it closed.

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Address: Address: 2 km from the City Center, Mumbai (Bombay), India
Phone Number: 24920510
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Maharashtra  >  Mumbai (Bombay)

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