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Planetario Alfa

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Avenida Roberto Garza Sada No. 1000 | Col. Carrizalejo, Monterrey 66254, Mexico
+52 83030001
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Excellent place to go and experience.

I really enjoyed my visit here, I went during the Da Vinci exhibition which was quite interesting... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2017
62sa_lp
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Houston, Texas
Great place to spend an afternoon

This is a great place if you like science, you can get into the Imax theatre and watch the movies... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2016
Karla G
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Planetario Alfa has an interactive science museum, an Omnimax Theatre, an Astronomical Observatory and beautiful gardens. The Planetario Alfa was founded by Grupo Industrial Alfa in october 11, 1978. The astronomical and science center has had 13 millions of visitors.
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  • Terrible1%
Mar 25, 2017
“Excellent place to go and experience.”
Nov 30, 2016
“Great place to spend an afternoon”
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Avenida Roberto Garza Sada No. 1000 | Col. Carrizalejo, Monterrey 66254, Mexico
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Reviewed March 25, 2017

I really enjoyed my visit here, I went during the Da Vinci exhibition which was quite interesting. It is a bit on the smaller side, at least the exhibition part. I've read on their facebook page that they have added other buildings to see and...More

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Reviewed November 30, 2016

This is a great place if you like science, you can get into the Imax theatre and watch the movies they have available and also you get to learn while playing.

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Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

The iMax featured a movie about USA national parks and was awesome. The space exhibits were all in Spanish and a bit boring. This is not really a planetarium. They have a small telescope and couldn't see anything. If you don't like lots of crying...More

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Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

This was a fun place to visit. They teach conservation and recycling and share information about space travel and the planets.

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Reviewed March 1, 2016

Right now is not the best attraction to go. They don't have the best maintenance. Right now they have a problem because the owners want to sale and build a luxuries buildings and commercial center, etc. The IMAX movies are amazing, they always have an...More

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Reviewed February 15, 2016

I had visited this place last week along with friends. The iMax experience was just mind boggling. The documentary about the Grand Canyon was awesome. The museum also had 4 more floors of interesting science activities. I could see many kids enjoying the experience. I...More

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Reviewed August 24, 2015

Had it not been for the movie Journey to Space and peacocks outside, this place would had been a complete waste of time. I was really excited to spend a day there. To my dismay, it took about 2 hours (15 minutes of it waiting...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2015

Bring the kids, they will like it. For couples depends on the day, some day of the week, I dont recall which one, they bring food trucks and a small bazaar which is also a good experience. They are planning on closing it to use...More

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Reviewed March 17, 2015

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Thank Hnan A
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Reviewed December 13, 2014

This Imax theatre is nice, sits in a park like setting. Worth a trip if you are looking for something to do while in Monterey.

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