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The Planetarium

3200 East Cheyenne Ave, Community College of Southern Nevada, North Las Vegas, NV 89030-4228
(702) 651-4759
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Type: Science Museums, Observatories/ Planetariums, Museums
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Type: Science Museums, Observatories/ Planetariums, Museums

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North Las Vegas, Nevada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is a small planetarium but for me that was part of the charm. The presentations are great and it's obvious that the presenters are very passionate about the subject matter. Best part is after the presentations, they take you out to gaze through some of the school's telescopes and tell you about a number of the heavenly bodies that... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2012

I've lived in Las Vegas for 20 years and didn't know we had a Planetarium, I went with my son's Cubscout's troop. I think the kids were really impressed with the entire experience. I will definetely will take them again. It was great!

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belleville, IL
2 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2011

It was a small room.. but that was okay. The part that could have been better was the light in the projector. The movie we saw looked like 50% dim and was a little fuzzy. It was a great movie though! Very scientific... about evolution. Vegas doesn't have a big science oriented community - and the funding will never go... More 

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Lancaster, Ohio
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2008

This was not what I expected. Small planetarium, probably old. The program was just a movie - like a very small IMAX. The movie was about planets. Tiny gift shop. Our kids really liked it though and want to go back.

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