Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium was established by the Bangalore City Corporation. It is currently administered by the Bangalore Association for Science Education (BASE) and is devoted to popularising science as well as non-formal science education.

Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium has everything from a sky-theatre, a monthly space movies programme, exhibition halls with interactive displays, a science park, a travelling space exhibition for schools, planetarium clubs, special lectures, and workshops for children.

Opening Days
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Visiting Hours
10:00 a.m. - 05:00 p.m.
Entry Fee
Applicable Adults - ₹50
Children - ₹30
Average Duration
1-2 hours
Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium,
Sri T. Chowdiah Road, High Grounds, Ambedkar Veedhi, Sampangi Rama Nagar - 560001
Getting There
Nearest public transport :
1. Bus- Government Museum bus stand 2. Cubbon Park Metro station
Managed By
Others Bangalore Association for Science Education
Person In-charge
Director, B S Shaylaja
+91 (80) 22203234, (Extn 3211)
Additional Information
Show timings -
Exploring The Universe
Kannada: 11:30 am & 3:30 pm
English: 12:30 pm & 4:30 pm
Mirror dome shows titled 'Natural Selection' and 'Dawn of the Space Age' are available for public only on request.