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Zeiss Planetarium

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Address: Castroper Str. 67, 44791 Bochum, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: +49 234 516060
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Rock music show for the non-German speakers

Great experience. The seats were comfortable and the music was well chosen. However the music show was the only show we could see, since there are no English programs. However... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
MartiLambova
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great experience. The seats were comfortable and the music was well chosen. However the music show was the only show we could see, since there are no English programs. However the staff is nice. We bought tickets online are there were no troubles with them.

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Cologne, Germany
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

We went to their Queen show which was absolutely amazing. The seats are very comfortable. It's a nice "getaway" ... totally relaxing.

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Thank Julie-3105
Bochum, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

I love it! Nice shows & full of science & fantasy! Verry different programms,some shows for kinds for example.Sometimes live events like concerts.Airconditioning sistem is outstanding,I never feel problems with heat & oxygene here.

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Thank Anatoliy A
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

This attraction proved to be quite popular, since I had to buy a ticket for later in the day. The projection of a movie about the development of the universe on the dome of the planetarium was quite nice. There's not so much new to learn from it though, except for maybe getting a better sense of the timescales involved.... More 

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Thank RHAHJ
Bochum, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

The planetarium has comfortable seats, a very good high-contrast projection system for the wide dome, and a very active staff who provide and prepare a splendid selection of astronomical shows, music shows, and educational events. The program with its daily different selection is on the web. Enjoy - as we have done many times!

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Thank Elmar T
Bochum, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2015

I have seen many different shows here and all have been excellent, interesting and enjoyable. It is the best in the region and you can see how passionate they are about what they do in the shows they produce.

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Devon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2014

We saw a performance with music from Pink Floyd and this was a wonderful and very professionally done. Of all the many (and excellent) attractions in Bochum, this is my favourite and is also excellent value for money. It's clean, comfortable and the staff are helpful and friendly and I would certainly recommend the planetarium to anyone of any age.... More 

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2014

We pitched up in the morning expecting to go round a museum that would explain about planets, stars, nebulas and galaxys - fat chance. They run multimodal shows several times a day so we had to come back later (messed up my planning). We watched "Faszinierendes Weltall" (Fascinating Space). You recline in a seat and watch the whole dome come... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2013 via mobile

First of all, if you don't speak German very well... don't go! The posters in the museum are few and far between to begin with, but they're all in German. This place is a bit farther away from all of the multilingual museums in Mitte and other touristy areas, so this isn't surprising... But just thought I'd throw it out... More 

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Bochum, Germany
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2013

The Planetarium itself is very nice, the chairs are comfortable and the clerks are nice. There are nice posters in the hall leading to the entrance to the inner theater. By all means AVOID the show "Star Rock Universe". It is incredibly bad. It's an hour-long animation of the lowest quality, coupled with (some) excellent songs, which just makes you... More 

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