Planetarium (Planetário) Calouste Gulbenkian
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Planetarium (Planetário) Calouste Gulbenkian

The Planetarium Calouste Gulbenkian in Lisbon is a must-visit attraction for tourists, especially families with children. This state-of-the-art planetarium offers a captivating journey through the universe with a variety of engaging shows and presentations. With multiple screenings throughout the day, you can explore the wonders of the cosmos, including constellations, planets, and distant galaxies.

Children and adults alike will be mesmerised by the immersive experience of stargazing in the dome theatre, complete with stunning visuals and high-quality audio. The planetarium also hosts educational programmes and interactive exhibits, making it a great learning opportunity for kids.

The Planetarium Calouste Gulbenkian combines entertainment with education, offering a perfect blend of excitement and discovery for visitors of all ages. Don’t miss the chance to explore the mysteries of the universe whilst in Lisbon!


Planetarium (Planetário) Calouste Gulbenkian)
The large exhibition room revolves around the huge 23-metre domed ceiling with 32 state-of-the-art projectors. Viewed the auditoriums reclining chairs makes the viewing experience extremely comfortable. Typical themes feature the Solar System, Space Travel, Planets, Galaxies and Milky Way, star clusters and nebulae. The visual presentations are accompanied by sound effects, music and a live multi-lingual commentary. There are matinee shows specially designed for the youngest budding space cadets, which can get a little noisy towards the end of the presentation as attention spans start to wane.

Also found within the building is a gallery with permanent and temporary exhibits, a reference library and the Commander Conceição Silva Observatory available to amateur astronomers. The Planetarium Calouste Gulbenkian is located behind the Mosteiro dos Jerónimos right next to the Museu de Marinha (Maritime Museum).
Tuesday to Sunday: 09h30 - 12h00/13h45 - 16h30. Monday: CLOSED

Adult: €5.00, Family: €12.00, Consessionary: €2.50, Lisbon Card Lisbon Card: -50%

Getting to the Planetarium

714, 727, 729, 751
Linha Cascais trains stop at the Belém Train Station Timetable

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Planetarium (Planetário) Calouste Gulbenkian)
Contact Details
Praça do Império, 1400-206, Lisbon, Portugal.
38° 41' 49.3"N | 09° 12' 24.9"W | +351 213 620 002 |  Website