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Manitoba Planetarium

190 Rupert Avenue
Winnipeg Manitoba
R3B 0N2
telephone: (204) 956-2830

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the planetarium The Manitoba Planetarium was built in 1961 to celebrate both Canada's (1967) and Manitoba's (1970) centennials. The construction was made possible through the generosity of the Saiyde and Samuel Bronfman Foundation.

The Manitoba Planetarium displays the stars using a Zeiss Model Vs Star Projector whick cost $125,000 Cdn in 1967 and contains 154 projectors working together to create an amazingly realistic night sky. The projector can display upto 9,000 stars, the Milky Way, the sun, moon and planets. In addition to the Zeiss projector, there are more than 200 auxiliary projectors adding to the display with computer graphics and images from the Hubble Space Telescope.

WINTER HOURS
September 6, 2011 - May 15, 2012
TUESDAY - FRIDAY : 10am - 4pm
SATURDAY & SUNDAY : 11am - 5pm
CLOSED MONDAYS
SUMMER HOURS
May 21, 2011 - September 5, 2011
OPEN DAILY: 10am - 5pm
Includes all statutory holidays
Museum Galleries
Adult $8.50 Youth $7.00 Student $7.00 Senior $7.00 Family $28.50 Members FREE!

 

Planetarium Shows
Adult $6.50 Youth $5.00 Student $5.00 Senior $5.00 Family $20.00 Members FREE!

 

Lazer Show- when added to any bundle
Adult $2.50 Youth $1.50 Student $1.50 Senior $1.50 Family $8.00 Members FREE!

 

Science Gallery
Adult $7.00 Youth $5.50 Student $5.50 Senior $5.50 Family $22.00 Members FREE!

 

BUNDLE PACKAGES BEST VALUE!
Museum, Science Gallery & Planetarium Pass
Adult $19.00 Youth $13.50 Student $13.50 Senior $13.50 Family $64.00

 

BUNDLE AND SAVE!
Museum & Planetarium Pass
Adult $13.50 Youth $10.00 Student $10.00 Senior $10.00 Family $45.25

 

BUNDLE AND SAVE!
Museum & Science Gallery
Adult $14.00 Youth $10.50 Student $10.50 Senior $10.50 Family $47.25