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The Sky Tonight
- Royal Observatory Greenwich
- Weekends/holidays*: 12.30, 14.00, 15.30, 17.00 (The 17.00 show will not take place on Thursday 7, Monday 18 and Thursday 21 August.)
- Weekdays**: 15.30
- Family (over-5s)
- Young people
Come on a fantastic tour of what you can see for yourself in tonight's night sky. Presented live by a Royal Observatory astronomer, this show puts you in touch with the experts.
Find out more about the planetarium including details of all current planetarium shows.
Ages: recommended for 5+. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
You can also buy an 'Astro Ticket' (combined Royal Observatory admission + Planetarium ticket).
Booking: To avoid disappointment, we strongly advise that you pre-book tickets (Debit / Credit Card only). You can use the 'Book now' button on this page or telephone Bookings on 020 8312 6608.
* Summer holidays start 26 July.
** The Planetarium is closed on the first Tuesday of every month for essential maintenance (except August and during Easter). The Planetarium closes at 15.00 on 31 December and re-opens at 12.00 on 1 January.