Stardome Observatory

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  • Address: 670 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +64-96241246
  • Ticket Price: 15 NZD
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Observatory, Planetarium , Family And Kids

As stated on their official website, “Experience the unique wonders of New Zealand’s southern night sky at Stardome Observatory & Planetarium”. Founded in 1967, the Stardome Observatory is a public astronomical observatory situated in Cornwall Park near One Tree Hill. The specialised astronomy presenters will reveal the features of the Southern Hemisphere sky as these constellations are projected onto the domed ceiling of the planetarium. Learn about their history and significance to New Zealanders.

  • Children: $12 (3-15yrs)
  • Seniors: $12
  • Students (with student ID): $12
  • Family pass: $40 (2 Adults & 3 Children)

  • 651 Manukau road bus stop.

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  • Stardome Observatory Address: 670 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Stardome Observatory Contact Number: +64-96241246
  • Stardome Observatory Timing: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Stardome Observatory Price: 15 NZD
  • Best time to visit Stardome Observatory(preferred time): 11:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Stardome Observatory: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 24.61% of people who visit Auckland include Stardome Observatory in their plan

  • 40.35% of people start their Stardome Observatory visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Stardome Observatory

Monday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Stardome Observatory

People normally club together Museum Of Transport And Technology and Mount Eden while planning their visit to Stardome Observatory.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Great experience. The stardome screen is above you and the chairs are slightly tilted back to allow for maximum immersion into the screening. The guide was very insightful and the audio and visual systems being used were of great quality. Highly recommend.

  • Not enough parking space for everyone, was told I had to park across the field which isn't a massive walking distance but had to make two left turns to get there. In the light show, you can get a sore neck if you don't grab a seat near the back. A cool little novelty shop inside and the exhibitions on display are pretty cool and interactive. Definitely something you should check out in Auckland, they have different shows for different times of the year.

  • Definitely 5+ stars to Stardome! They GENEROUSLY supported our big school event which made a huge difference on the day! Highly Recommend!!!!!!!!

  • Just visited with my daughters. We all just loved the place. Will see all the shows very shortly. Not worth missing any single one.

  • Great location for functions but could've a nice dance floor

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