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Leading the Way

Why do thousands of customers consider us one of the most dynamic, progressive and friendly planetarium operators?

Our founder, Zee Dinally FRAS, established/developed/worked at numerous planetariums nationally and worldwide during his career. These include

As founder & owner

  • Creative Space CIC (2022 – Present)
  • Global Immersive (2017 – Present)
  • Immersive Experiences (2014 – Present)
  • Immersive Theatres (2011 – 2014)

As planetarium officer

  • Winchester Science Centre (2013 – 2016)
  • Thinktank Planetarium (2007 – 2013)

As planetarium consultant

  • UK Astronomy (2022)
  • Immersive Worlds (2022)
  • Kinetic Science (2022)
  • Rusthof Special Needs School (2021)
  • Discovery Dome Middle East (2020)
  • Discovery Dome Africa (2020)
  • University of Pretoria – South Africa (2019)
  • Heritage EXPO, Abu Dhabi (2019)
  • Cape Town Science Centre – South Africa (2019)
  • University of Mascareignes – Mauritius (2019)
  • University of Surrey (2019)
  • Starry Town, Xuyi, Nanjing (2018)
  • The Star Divers – Austria (2017)
  • Leicester University (2017)
  • Dome360 (2017)
  • Vatticano, Astana (2017)
  • Propel, Star Wars, Belgium (2017)
  • Winchester Mobile Planetarium (2013 – 2016)
  • Nottingham Trent University (2012)
  • Discovery Dome – Europe (2009)

Our domes:

  • We have the largest fleet of over 23 operational planetariums and digital domes in the world
  • Several planetariums can be booked per day in various sizes and structures, with our record currently at 10 planetarium/dome events a day
  • World-leading design with 4m – 27m domes
  • Geodesic domes and geodesic marquee domes
  • LED domes, igloo, helmet domes, snow globes and bespoke dome design

Our reach:

  • Our reach now exceeds 250,000 people per year thanks to not only our large fleet of planetariums, but also our flagship 10m planetarium (largest operating mobile planetarium in the world)
  • Up to 10,000 people a day can enjoy our planetariums and installations
  • Extremely experienced in delivering high-end and high footfall events
  • Specialist equipment, bespoke set up, and legendary service
  • National and International network of partners and teams to ensure smooth delivery and service

Our presenters:

  • Our presenters come from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience including ex-teachers
  • Our presenters are all DBS checked (Enhanced), and also regularly evaluated by senior presenters and company management
  • Our presenters, entertainers and dome operators are based all over the UK, so we can reach any customer at any time
  • Our presenters are trained and well educated with an understanding of the needs of both curriculum learning, and accessible needs

Our accessibility:

  • Every year we deliver stunning and accessible events to schools with SENSEND, and PMLD needs
  • Since our inception, we have led the way in engaging and reaching schools with special and complex needs
  • Our domes are thoroughly tested and constantly updated to ensure shows are suitable to a wide range of audiences and accessible needs
  • Shows available in multiple languages including English, Arabic, Catalan, French, German, Hindi, Teluga, Italian, Korean, Spanish, Mandarin, Polish and Russian with more being added all the time
  • Planetariums and installations can be fitted with portable induction loop technology on request
  • Access to guides and books in braille and large font, as well as high contrast scripts

Our range:

  • 15 curriculum linked subjects
  • Cross curricular shows from early years/foundation to post-16
  • Highly acclaimed live astronomy presentations lasting up to 60 mins
  • Totally unlimited programming
  • Over 200 full dome (360° shows) and bespoke content exclusive to Immersive Experiences

Our response:

  • On 14th July 2020 we acquired the government’s We’re Good To Go accreditation for COVID preparedness
  • Our measures and standards not only met the Government guidelines, but exceeded them
  • We introduced a full program of virtual planetarium shows so that we could still provide high-quality content and presentations, whilst keeping our customers safe
  • Domes were sterilised, worksheets sent beforehand to schools having been UV cleaned and packed into individual packets
  • We gave free upgrades to schools to larger domes so that all students could be accommodated safely, and hand sanitiser and face masks were available to all
  • We pioneered an Open-Air dome (Eye-dome) for all groups

Our outreach:

  • Immersive Experiences is regularly chosen as the preferred planetarium supplier and immersive learning exhibitor at numerous national and local science fairs. 
  • Considered to be the ‘most experienced, and adaptable’ planetarium, we regularly attend prestigous international education shows, including:
    • New Scientist Live
    • Bett Show
    • Education Show
    • Big Bang Fairs
    • STEM Fairs

Our satisfied customers: