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Noble Planetarium

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Address: Fort Worth, TX
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Offers information on astronomy as well as a laser-light show.

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The best part of the museum

The FWMSH isn't that great these days, but the Planetarium is. Tickets are not available without admission to the bad Disney Land knock off the museum is, but it is worth it if... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed June 5, 2013
foodhound817
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Fort Worth, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

It was an ok experience but kinda BORING...guess it may have been who was doing the presentation. The coolest part was actually seeing the camera they used to project the night sky...

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Tampa, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2014

From the reviews below, I was expecting more from my recent visit to the museum. I walked around and saw some cool exhibits. It's a great museum to explore if you have young children who are covering natural sciences in school. I saw the Back to the Moon. For Good. show at the planetarium. It was okay. The person I... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2013

The FWMSH isn't that great these days, but the Planetarium is. Tickets are not available without admission to the bad Disney Land knock off the museum is, but it is worth it if you are there!

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Thank foodhound817
wirral
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2013

I had not been to a planetarium for years but this show brought back the magic of the universe. We went to the Solar System show (they offer a number of different ones) and the light show was really informative and enjoyable. Combine this with an IMAX movie and you have a really cool afternoon out.

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Thank helen46
Dallas, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2012

My family and I love going to the planetarium at the science center. It has some awesome and educational things to show to make sure everyone walks away happy.

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Thank Bill R
Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2012

Check the Planetaium's schedule for the family shows and the "not so family" midnight shows. Great laser works and very informative when showing actual planetary demonstrations.

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2 Thank JDtheGypsy
Arlington, Texas, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2012

Still remember the excellent educational shows in this planetarium from years ago when I was in school. Have heard it is still exceptional. Need to visit again myself.

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Thank LindyBugs
Arlington, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2012

I LOVE the Noble Planetarium! It is located within the Ft Worth Museum of Science & History and does amazing shows! Extremely entertaining and not very expensive!

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Thank Trippin069
Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2012

you can look at the 60ft dome & watch the distant stars. had fun watching the lazer light show. also get to see vacation slide show from astronauts. it is a learning experience. ticket is $24 but can get half off at groupan website

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2012

Regardless of if you are going solo or with friends or family, this is a great experience and a must do. Lots to learn!

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