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Armagh Planetarium turns 50!

  Armagh Planetarium celebrates its 50th Anniversary this year on 1st May 2018. To celebrate our 50 years in business and to look forward to the next steps as a larger organisation Armagh Observatory and Planetarium have lots of new exciting changes happening. Watch this Space…. Celebrating the Planetarium’s 50th Anniversary: Lindsay’s great legacy   […]

Easter at Armagh Planetarium

Easter at Armagh Planetarium Did you know there is a dwarf planet shaped like an egg? Are you looking for somewhere inspiring to visit during the Easter holidays? Then make the trip to Armagh Planetarium and visit the stars! We will have an exciting line-up of shows on offer as well as many ‘eggtraordinary’ activities […]

Rainbows and Rockets

  Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Armagh Planetarium as we challenge you to launch an environmentally friendly “green” rocket into space, perhaps accompanied by a little leprechaun with our amazing water rockets! Can you make your own space craft to help you find the end of the rainbow? If you can then join us in […]

Star Tracker Evening

Join Armagh Observatory and Planetarium for an evening of Star Tracking on Tuesday 20th of March 2018 from 7pm-9pm. Enjoy a Digital Theatre show ‘Dark: The Movie’ and find out more about Radio astronomy and building the largest telescopes from Director of Armagh Observatory and Planetarium and Astronomer Professor Michael Burton and weather permitting be […]