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A New Supernova over Munich
Science in School: Issue 63 now available
The latest issue of the free magazine Science in School is now available online. This European journal for science teachers offers up-to-date information on cutting-edge science, teaching materials, science education projects, interviews with inspiring scientists and teachers, reviews of books ...
2 Jun 2023
tunnel.visions-x returns to ESO Supernova
On Saturday 1 July the special edition tunnel.visions-x under the planetarium dome at the ESO Supernova Planetarium & Visitor Centre will take place for the third time. Two live-performances will be accompanied by 360-degree visuals, immersing the audience in ...
31 May 2023
Escape the Summer Heat with our Cool Planetarium Programme
Planetarium shows for July to September now bookable
As summer sets in, we are lining-up our planetarium shows for the months of July to September. If you are looking to escape the season’s heat and occasional rains or just coming to Munich for holidays, make sure to ...
31 May 2023
The man from the 9 dimensions
On Thursday 29 June, the ESO Supernova is delighted to host Prof. Hirosi Ooguri, Caltech's Fred Kavli Professor of Theoretical Physics and director of the Walter Burke Institute for Theoretical Physics, for a special screening of the planetarium show ...
11 May 2023
New planetarium show: Satelix
Discover how satellite technology affects our daily lives
Without them, we would not have navigation in our cars or mobile phones, accurate weather forecasts, and in fact many everyday items, either. Do you ask who they are? None other than artificial satellites!
3 Mar 2023
|Wed||09:00 - 17:00|
|Thu||09:00 - 17:00|
|Fri||09:00 - 17:00|
|Sat||12:00 - 17:00|
|Sun||12:00 - 17:00|
The ESO Supernova in Numbers
4980 m2 Net area
2192 m2 Exhibition area
14 Metres diameter planetarium dome
25° Planetarium inclination
109 Planetarium seats
17.4 Metres building height
50 000–100 000 Per year visitor capacity
28. April 2018 Opening date
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