The building is donated by the Klaus Tschira Stiftung.

Opening Hours

The ESO Supernova will be closed from the 24th of December until the 8th of January

Mon Closed
Tue Closed
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

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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