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Johannesburg Planetarium

  • Yale Rd. Map It
  • City Center
  • Observatory/Planetarium

Updated 11/11/2014

Fodor's Review

This planetarium, dating from 1960, has entertaining and informative programs on the African skies and presentations that range from space travel to the planets. Phone ahead to find out what's on. There's a "Space Travel Sing-Along" show for 5- to 8-year olds on Saturdays at 10:30.

Sight Information


University of the Witwatersrand, Yale Rd., Braamfontein, Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa

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011-717–1390; 011-717–1399

Sight Details:

  • Varies by event, average R38; sing-along Sat. R25
  • Shows usually Fri. at 8, Sat. at 10:30 and 3

Updated 11/11/2014


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