Shows: Astronomy

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The best of both worlds: an astronomer-led night sky curriculum linked show followed by a 360˚ film. Available with all performances…

Length: 30-45mins

A Glorious Dawn

A Glorious Dawn A planetarium adaptation by students of A Glorious Dawn, the stirring short remix from Symphony of Science based on Carl Sagan’s Cosmos. In Cosmos Sagan forsees a wonderful future for the human

A Tale of Scale

A Tale of Scale is a delightful short feature in the format of a poem. This show is about the size comparison of Planets and Stars. This show achieves a

Arabian Stars

Ramadhan Moon Our highly acclaimed and popular ‘Islamic Astronomy’ show, presented by one of the UK’s most experienced astronomers. This lively interactive show, goes back in time to the lands


Astralis is about the life cycle of Stars. From the birth of Star in a stellar nursery to its journey towards a black hole or supernova, we’ve explained the phenomenon


The exploration of space is the greatest endeavour that humankind has ever undertaken. What does it take to be part of this incredible journey? What…

Length: 23mins

Astronomy – 3000 Years of Stargazing

A tour of the major astronomical milestones of the last 3,000 years – from the cosmological models of antiquity, to the Ptolemaic system of…

Length: 32mins



One of the most asked questions about the Universe is “How big is it?” and that’s one of the hardest to…

Length: 23mins

Bizarre Moons

Our Moon is the most prominent & special companion in Earth’s night sky. It was year 1610, when Simon Marius & Galileo Galilei discovered Jupiter’s four large satellites, bringing the

Chronicle of a Journey to Earth

Travel to a unique planet — to call your home! Imagine that you are a traveller from the depths of interstellar…

Length: 20mins

Clockwork Skies

Explore the motions of the stars, Sun, Moon and planets across the sky. Are they moving, or are we…

Length: 5mins


A 360˚ film that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the…

Length: 20mins

Dawn of the Space Age

A spellbinding account of humanity’s first attempts to leave planet Earth: from the launch of the first artificial satellite Sputnik, to the…

Length: 30 & 41mins

Dynamic Earth

Stunning 360° film exploring the inner workings of global climate, using rich visualisations based on…

Length: 24mins

Earth’s Wild Ride

Imagine that the Earth was a distant place that you once called home but could never visit again. What would you remember most about the planet, and how would you

Europe to the Stars

Europe to the Stars Europe to the Stars takes the viewer on an epic journey behind the scenes at the most productive ground-based observatory in the world, revealing the science,

Extrasolar Planets

We live on a small planet revolving around a star similar in size, luminosity and location in the galaxy as countless others….

Length: 30mins

Forward to the Moon

FORWARD! To the Moon Kari Byron from Crash Test World and MythBusters launches us on a journey beyond the Earth towards a sustainable future in space. NASA’s 21st century Artemis

From Earth to the Universe

The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as…

Length: 30mins


A brief introduction to the immense collections of stars called galaxies. Learn how clues about the nature of galaxies (‘milky objects’)…

Length: 14mins

Great Planet Adventures

With muscles and bones built for Earth, you’d be a superstar on the Solar System’s low-gravity worlds. Imagine bungee jumping into Space from an…

Length: 11 & 17 & 22mins

Indian Vedic astronomy

A presenter-led show looking at the night sky from Indian Vedic culture. Witness the skies above India and learn about the Gods that move across the skies through the 12

Journey to a Billion Suns

The immense distances between objects in space were not understood for ages and our Milky Way was a profound mystery…

Length: 30 & 45mins

Journey To Infinity

Take a breathtaking journey from the UK to the edge of the Solar System and beyond…

Length: 10mins

Light Echoes

Cosmic art created by dying stars: 12 echoes of light from dramatic explosions in deep space…

Length: 5mins

Little ABC

A set of three short 7-min immersive films addressing Light, Clouds and Meteorites. Aimed at children 3-7 years old…

Length: 3 x 7mins

Losing The Dark

Starry skies are a vanishing treasure because light pollution is erasing our view of the Universe. Such pollution…

Length: 6mins

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MAGNETISM demonstrates how the Earth’s magnetic field protects our planet from energetic particles from the Sun and galaxy, and how the magnetic…

Map to the Chocolate Planet

Two alien kids in some other Galaxy got the taste of Chocolate. In search of some imaginary planet made of chocolate, they traveled the Universe, eventually arriving at our Milky

Mayan Prophecies

Visit the classic Mayan cities to discover how the Maya aligned their temples to watch their sky gods and…

Length: 26mins

Once upon the Big Bang

The Big Bang Theory is one of the leading explanations of how the universe came into existence. The universe as we know it, started with a singularity, inflating over the

Phantom of the Universe

Phantom of the Universe Presenting a new full-dome planetarium show: Phantom of the Universe: The Hunt for Dark Matter, with narration by Academy Award winner Tilda Swinton and sound by

Pursuing the Dwarfs

The categorisation of Dwarf Planets splits the world into two parts: one that loved Pluto as planet and the others who preferred simpler cataloging of celestial bodies. Dwarf planets are

Sizing Up Space

How big is the distance between the Earth and the Sun – or between the Sun and the other planets?…

Length: 13mins

Solar Quest

A thrilling 10-min field trip to our nearest star the Sun…

Length: 10mins

Space Shapes

What’s the difference between a sphere and a disc? A ball and a pancake? Lift off in a rocket and find out!…

Length: 9mins

Stars of the Pharaohs

Travel to ancient Egypt to see how science was used to tell time, make a workable calendar, and align huge buildings.

Length: 30-36mins


Sunshine is a lovable cartoon Sun – and he doesn’t care if children get loud or excited: in fact…

Length: 14mins


Discover the wonders of our Sun. Our local star’s incredible energy has supported life…

Length: 20mins

Supernovas Company

A cosmic tragicomedy for older children and adults. The script is written in verse, featuring astrophysicist Kurioseo Kuirosei…

Length: 20mins

The Birth of the Solar System

How did our solar system originate? What chain of events led to its creation? Just as detectives look for traces of evidence to solve a…

Length: 22mins

The Christmas Story

This fulldome show is about the traditional picture book of the Christmas Story, offering a wonderful experience for children and adults in the Planetarium. It brings the traditional Christmas Story

The Dark Matter Mystery

What holds galaxies together? What are the building blocks of the Universe? Why does the…

Length: 38mins

The Hot and Energetic Universe

High-energy astrophysics plays a key role in understanding the Universe and it’s hot and violent nature. The hot gas…

Length: 29mins

The Incredible Sun

Every second the Sun emits a million times more energy than the world consumes in a year. How does the Sun make such vast amounts of…

Length: 11mins

The Scientific Alphabet

7-minute soundbites of scientific information communicated with stunning 360˚ visuals…

Length: 3 x 7mins


Two eclipses cross the US in 2023 and 2024 – an annular on October 14, 2023 and a total eclipse on April 8, 2024! Everyone in the continental US will

Two Small Pieces of Glass

A film about two students as they interact with a female astronomer at a local star party…

Length: 24mins

Unveiling the Invisible Universe

Unveiling the Invisible Universe For thousands of years the humans observed the light coming from the night sky with their eyes. In the beginning of the 17th century, the invention

Voyager – Interstellar Mission

The mission objective of the Voyager Interstellar Mission (VIM) is to extend the NASA exploration of the solar system beyond the neighborhood of the…

Length: 5mins

We Are Aliens

Join scientists in the hunt for real aliens. How do we know which planets could harbour life? What are the requirements for…

Length: 25mins

We Are Astronomers

Do you know what an astronomer does? Today’s astronomer is not the lone observer of past centuries….

Length: 25mins

We Are Stars

An exhilarating journey through time and space in search of our origins. Where did the atoms and molecules that make up our bodies…

Length: 26mins