Birla Planetarium

Birla Planetarium Entry Fee

Entry Fee: Rs.100/-
Combo (Planetarium + Science Museum): Rs.160/-

 Birla Planetarium Phone

040 2324 1067

Birla Planetarium Address: Near Birla Temple, Ambedkar Colony, Hyderabad, Telangana, 500004, India

 Birla Planetarium Timings

Monday11:30 am – 8:00 pm
Tuesday11:30 am – 8:00 pm
Wedesday11:30 am – 8:00 pm
Thursday11:30 am – 8:00 pm
Friday11:30 am – 8:00 pm
Saturday11:30 am – 8:00 pm
Sunday11:30 am – 8:00 pm

Birla Planetarium Hyderabad Show Timings: (11:30 AM – English) | (12:15 PM – Telugu) | (03:00 PM – Telugu) | (04:00 PM – English) | (05:00 PM – Telugu) | (06:00 PM – English) | (06:45 PM – Telugu) | (07:30 PM – Hindi)

Also B M Birla Planetarium is closed on the last Thursday of every month and will be open only from 3:00 p.m. on the 2nd & last Friday of every month for maintenance purpose.

Birla Planetarium Hyderabad: Located at Naubat Pahad in the heart of Hyderabad city, Birla Planetarium is one of the most modern planetariums of the country. Not just children, this is one of the popular Hyderabad sightseeing places that attracts everyone. It was inaugurated in the year of 1985 by the late Sri N.T.Rama Rao. This planetarium is the first phase of the Birla Science centre in Hyderabad, which was nothing less than a landmark in bridging the gap between science and the common masses. This dome shaped structure was developed with the technological help from Japan. This place present its visitors with latest information about Universe and about various invention and theories related to it.

It not only educates but also entertains its visitors in different ways. Birla Planetarium in Hyderabad presents international standards of presentation, which has been rated among the best and highly visited planetarium of the world. Its cosmic presentation can be easily considered at par with those in Europe, Japan and US. It is a place for everyone and can be afforded by everyone too as the Birla Planetarium entry fee is also minimal. However, kids below the age of 4 years are not allowed for the sky show.

The Sky show is the most attractive feature of the Planetarium. The sky show at Birla Planetarium Hyderabad has a unique feature with which very less number of people are familiar. Each year, it presents its visitors with a different sky show, based on different scientific approach/theory. This has been the tradition for last 29 years. Every year there is a different show with a different name. The first show was on based on theme of universe and was named as ASTOUNDING UNIVERSE in 1985 which was followed by the Comet of the Century is here!, in the year of 1986. This year the sky show is Mangalyaan to Mars 2014 – 2015, while previous year in 2014 it was The Time Machine 2013 – 2014.

Birla Planetariums timings are from between 11:30 am to 8:00 pm. On 2nd and last Friday of every month it opens only from 3 pm. The duration of this sky show is 35 minutes.

If you planning to visit Birla Planetarium then you need to put aside any special weekend for it as you can go on any day in the week. It is open on all the seven days, except on last Thursday of every month, when it is closed. Also on Last and second Friday of every month it is closed till afternoon for maintenance and opens only by evening at 3 pm. There are shows in three languages, English, Hindi and Telugu. Birla Planetarium Hyderabad show timings are- for English- 11.30 am, 4 pm and 6 pm, while Telugu sky show timings are at 12.15 pm, 3 pm, 5 pm and 6.45 pm and 8.15 pm which is optional. There is also show in Hindi at 7.30 pm.

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