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Pleasant surprise

We drove into the scenic Naval Hill Nature Reserve on a whim. Fortunately, the friendly guard at... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
Johannesburg, South Africa
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World class technology and presentation

We booked for a group of business people for a 1 hour show. The technology is amazing, making use... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Bloemfontein, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an incredible and mind blowing experience for me. I still just marvel at the innovation and creativity and those behind the total end product. This is an experience you won’t soon forget

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RamsaySh
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We drove into the scenic Naval Hill Nature Reserve on a whim. Fortunately, the friendly guard at the gate informed us that we were just in time for the weekly public show at the planetarium. The show was well-presented and educational, taking us on a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Was fortunate enough to visit the Naval hill planetarium. Wow what an unbelievable experience to learn how insignificant we really are. Come here and get a really great new perspective on life and the small part we play in the universe by grace alone!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kevin M
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We booked for a group of business people for a 1 hour show. The technology is amazing, making use of 6 computers. The firts 30 minutes was an amazing presentation with explanations about the current star formations. The second 30 minutes was a video which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TravelH007
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

The planetarium offer unparalleled education and entertainment about the stars or rather celestial education, it’s developmental upgrading was inspired by centrality and the need to promote naval hill activities and more effort will be needed to ensure nature is protected by attendants not to threaten...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank LebogangL5
Reviewed April 7, 2018

We visited early in the day, when the rest of the town was still covered in mist, but what a stunning location from which to view the night sky! If I lived here, the planetarium and the adjacent observatory would be on my "favourites" list...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Jilldutoit
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

We visited for a show which was well presented, very informative and well attended. Shows are presented regulary and are well worth attending.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank CRT1977
Reviewed May 27, 2017

The guide was interesting and knew what it was about. Wonderful experience. Worth your while to go there

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank RenateV169
Reviewed January 27, 2017

We went there for 3 shows and it is really good education towards kids as well even for us as adults , i will always find my way back there aswel

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank NadiaB1380
Reviewed December 19, 2016

Visited Naval Hill and the Nelson Mandela statute, excellent view across Bloemfontein. Game roaming the Hills and the Planetarium does not look maintained from the outside.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Vorsters
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