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Nehru Planetarium Mumbai

Location Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai - 400018
How to reach Get a cab, auto or board a bus
Specialty Planetarium, Discovery of India, Art Gallery, Antique Exhibits
Open All days except on Monday
Show Timings 12.00 Noon Hindi
1.30 PM Marathi
3.00 PM English
4.30 PM Hindi
Telephone No. 022-24920510

Nehru Planetarium MumbaiNehru Planetarium is housed in an astounding cylindrical shaped building that also features art gallery, restaurant, library, cultural center and a 14-gallery exhibit called Discovery of India. Designed by India's finest architect J.M. Kadri, the Nehru Planetarium is located 8 kms from the city center.

Nehru Planetarium is the sole astronomical center that has concert cum movie auditorium. A favorite jaunt for all those fascinated with astronomy and cosmos Nehru Planetarium unfolds the mysteries of the outer space. You can enjoy regular movies, which are of particular interest for children.

Close to Nehru Planetarium is Nehru Science Center, venue of numerous international trade fairs and local exhibitions. The place also exhibits antique models of Railway engines, airplanes, tramcar and steam lorry. Nehru Planetarium and Nehru Science Center are housed in Nehru Science Complex that has Nehru Auditorium where classical music and dance recitals, concerts and plays are held on regular basis. You can also visit the Nehru Science Museum and be a witness to growth of science since the beginning of civilization.

Discovery of India Exposition in the Nehru Science Complex is a permanent unique exposition that covers multifarious aspects of artistic, intellectual and philosophical journey of India depicted through ages. All presented in 14 galleries the exposition has images in three-dimensional replicas of major architectural and artistic works, photographs, dioramas and audio-visuals. The place is flooded by school children almost all the time and hence don't forget to get your tickets in advance to avoid last moment rush.