skip navigation bar
go contents
go menu

EXHIBITION

HOME > EXHIBITION> Planetarium

Planetarium

The planetarium is the first 3D astronomy theater with a 23m wide hemispherical screen, offering a wide selection of films on space and celestial bodies.

The main programs include, "3D Space Travel," "A Dinosaur Story," "The Way to Mars," "Dream of Flying," "We are Aliens" and more.
In addition, the planetarium’s astronomy lecture, "A Typical Star Story" is on the last Saturday of every month, There is also the "Planetarium’s Musical Festival".

Program Guide

Program Guide - Session, Time, Seat
Session Time Seat
1st 10:00~10:30(30) 208
2nd 11:00~11:30(30) 208
3rd 13:00~13:30(30) 208
4th 14:00~14:30(30) 208
5h 15:00~15:30(30) 208
6h 16:00~16:30(30) 208
7h 17:00~17:30(30) 208
Admission Prices - division, Single, Group (20 persons or more)
division Single Group (20 persons or more)
Adults and Seniors (20 years and older) 2,000won 1,000won
Youth(8-19 years old) 1,000won 500won
Children (4-7 years old) 1,000won 500won
Infants (3 years and younger) No Admittance

Movie Programs

  • 1. 3D Space Travel

    With some live commentary from your very own science guide, you can embark on a 3D space trip that starts by exploring the planets in our solar system, and then moves out to the ends of the known universe observed by humankind.

  • 2. A Cheeky Story of a Star

    Every Saturday, the Planetarium hosts a free lecture - “A Cheeky Story of a Star.” During the lecture, with the help of some extremely informative commentary from a science guide assigned to the program, you can listen to a variety of subjects and stories about the stars and space that are not covered in regular programs.

Planetarium’s Culture Events

A Cheeky Story of a Star

  • Date for the Planetarium’s seasonal constellation and astronomy lectures : Every Saturday 17:00~17:50
    ※ On the last Saturdays in September~December, the program is not operated due to the planetarium music concert.
  • Reservation Period : On the week “A Cheeky Story of a Star“ is scheduled (Monday 10:00~Friday 24:00)
    ※ Based on a first come first serve basis and can lead to early closing
  • Location : Planetarium Auditorium
  • Lecturer : National Science Museum’s Astronomy Commentator
  • Lecture Content : Stories of diverse topics on space

Planetarium Music Concert

The Planetarium Musical Concert gathers renowned science doctors to find out new and diverse science information along with the music professionals’ easy and fun explanations and beautiful melodies. Those who love science and music are encouraged to come watch the music concert that the whole family can enjoy on a weekend evening.

Concert Period The last Saturday of every month at 19:00 (In December, the concert will be held on the 15th)
Location National Science Museum Planetarium
Target To all who love music (Admittance from 4 and up)
Registration Homepage first come first serve reservation (If seating is available, same day admittance may be possible)
Reservation Period 5 days before the concert (Monday) at 10:00 to the day before the concert(Friday) at 23:59.

Reservation is only available for paid-free memberss on the Science Museum’s homepage