Nehru Planetarium

4.2256 Votes Currently Open
  • Address: Teen Murti House, Teen Murti Marg, New Delhi, Delhi 110011, India
  • Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-1123014504
  • Ticket Price: 50 INR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Planetarium , Family And Kids

Situated in Teen Murti House, New Delhi, the Nehru Planetarium is known for extending science and technology to the children as well adults who visit it. Inaugurated by Smt. Indira Gandhi in 1984, this planetarium is built with a dome shaped sky screen. In order to make the children interested in the workings of science and astronomy, this -planetarium hosts a number of live and taped public shows on cosmic heritage, solar system, Halley’s Comet, transit of sun, earth, Venus, coral rekindling Venus and the voyages of discovery- which include the usage of telescopes from beginning till today. The central attraction is the display of the Carl Zeiss Space flight placed on a hydraulic lift along with showcasing the rocket which took Rakesh Sharma to space.

Nehru Planetarium Travel Tips

  • The use of cameras and mobile phones is strictly prohibited in the theatre.

Entrance Ticket Details For Nehru Planetarium

  • Children (4-12): Rs 40
  • School students: Rs 20

Nehru Planetarium Hours

  • English shows - 11:30am & 3:00pm 
  • Hindi shows - 1:30pm & 4:00pm

How to Reach Nehru Planetarium

  • By Metro: Nearest Metro station: Race Course Metro station

Love this? Explore the entire list of places to visit in Delhi before you plan your trip.

Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Delhi and book an accommodation of your choice.

  • Nehru Planetarium Address: Teen Murti House, Teen Murti Marg, New Delhi, Delhi 110011, India
  • Nehru Planetarium Contact Number: +91-1123014504
  • Nehru Planetarium Timing: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Nehru Planetarium Price: 50 INR
  • Best time to visit Nehru Planetarium(preferred time): 11:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Nehru Planetarium: 02:00 Hrs
  • Try the best online travel planner to plan your travel itinerary!
Are you associated with this business? Get in Touch
  • 1.53% of people who visit Delhi include Nehru Planetarium in their plan

  • 83.33% of people start their Nehru Planetarium visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Nehru Planetarium

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

75% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Nehru Planetarium

People normally club together National Science Centre and Salim Garh Fort while planning their visit to Nehru Planetarium.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Nehru Planetarium Reviews & Ratings

Nehru planetarium
  • when it will be opened? Actually we want to visit with our school please me insure me when it will opened ?

    Answer Report Abuse
    • The Nehru Planetarium is open on all days of the week, except Monday. For organizing a school visit to the planetarium, I suggest you call on 91 22 2496 4676 – 80 and inquire further. 

      Report Abuse