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Fun way to beat the heat

This place offers unique entertainment. We saw Pink Floyd's The Wall and it was just fantastic. You... read more

Reviewed June 1, 2018
San Antonio, Texas
Very cool!

We had never been to Laredo and were looking for interesting things to do to kill time after a... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
Del Rio, Texas
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Jun 1, 2018
“Fun way to beat the heat”
Mar 12, 2018
“Very cool!”
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5201 University Blvd, Laredo, TX 78041-1920
(956) 326-DOME (3663)
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Reviewed June 1, 2018

This place offers unique entertainment. We saw Pink Floyd's The Wall and it was just fantastic. You get to lay back and relax and enjoy the music and the visual effects. It feels like you are moving a lot of the time and a lot...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank lucsimsthomas
Reviewed March 12, 2018

We had never been to Laredo and were looking for interesting things to do to kill time after a business meeting. Checked out the Planetarium and loved it! Very peaceful - we had our two month old with us and he slept through the entire...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank normank907
Reviewed September 16, 2016

If you looking to kill some time and maybe learn something too this place to get out of the heat for a couple of hours, great for family too.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed February 10, 2016

We took the grandkids to see the show at the planetarium. It was a very good outing for them. They enjoyed learning about the universe and the visual graphics were very good.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Robert P
Reviewed December 22, 2015

Have visit the planetarium once a year. Its one of the few Laredo attractions. Its a great experience.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Gerardo P
Reviewed October 14, 2015

The TAMIU Planetarium is a great place to take young children and teenagers. It is an intellectually stimulating place sure to spark your child's imagination. It is also situated at a University which can also be inspiring in planting the seeds for a college education.

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Ana G
Reviewed February 24, 2015

This planetarium has a terrible focal length telescope. If people are talking about the movies being great, sure. It beats your house. This "University" doesn't even have the decent budget to place on sciences. The telescopes they have are if I am not mistaken second...More

Date of experience: December 2014
10  Thank Adolfo G
Reviewed July 30, 2013

Before this planetarium we would have to go to Houston, TX to view this films. Watching the movies in a half-dome screen is truly an awesome experience!!

Date of experience: May 2013
4  Thank MargGlz
Reviewed May 18, 2013

This is one of the most interesting places in Laredo, Texas. They are film nights like The Egyptian pyramids, Zula Patrol: Down to Earth, Lamps of Atlantis, and Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon". It is a wonderful, educational explanation of planets, stars, and...More

Date of experience: April 2013
9  Thank AprilM469
Reviewed October 3, 2012

Older kids (school aged) will really enjoy the experience and learn from it. It is too much for many children under 5.

Date of experience: September 2012
3  Thank Lisasjm1
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