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Northern Ireland Sights

Armagh Planetarium

  • Observatory/Planetarium

Updated 04/29/2014

Fodor's Review

Displayed here in all its nickel-iron glory is Ireland's largest meteorite, an astonishing 4.5 billion years old and weighing 24 stone (336 pounds). Elsewhere, you'll find a spaceship, satellite models, and the Digital Theater—sit back and navigate the night sky in the company of experts. Children's activities include building and launching rockets. Outside, stroll through the solar system and into the Milky Way at the huge scale model of the Universe.

Sight Information

Address:

College Hill, Armagh, BT61 9DB, Northern Ireland

Phone:

028-3752–3689

Sight Details:

  • £6
  • Mon.–Sat. 10–5; July and Aug., also Sun. 10–5

Updated 04/29/2014

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