Experience the beauty of the universe!

The Bochum Planetarium is a shining star in the sky of cultural and scientific attractions in North Rhine-Westphalia. Embedded in the picturesque backdrop of the city of Bochum, this extraordinary center of celestial observation and science offers a fascinating journey through the infinite expanses of the universe. As soon as you enter, your senses are gripped by an atmosphere of curiosity and discovery. The soft lighting and soothing music create an inviting environment where guests are ready to embark on a journey to the stars.

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The magical play of light

A highlight of the planetarium is undoubtedly its impressive projection technology. State-of-the-art projectors and breathtaking visual effects bring the sky above the audience's heads to life. The stars twinkle in all their glory, planets orbit and distant galaxies reveal their secrets. It is an immersive experience that amazes visitors and brings them into contact with the beauty and complexity of the universe.


From interactive shows for families to captivating lectures by renowned astronomers, the planetarium offers something for all tastes and ages. Children can immerse themselves in the world of the stars and learn more about astronomy and space travel through play, while adults can be inspired by exciting presentations about current research and discoveries.

Where reality and fascination unite

A visit to the planetarium is a transformative experience that will change your view of the world and the universe forever. It's a place where you can escape from everyday life and be enchanted by the beauty and mystery of the cosmos. With its unique blend of technology, education and entertainment, the result is a must-see show.

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The short distance between the Welcome Parkhotel Bochum and the planetarium allows you to plan flexibly and organise your experience according to your wishes. Whether it's a spontaneous afternoon show or a planned evening under the stars, the Bochum Planetarium is always just an 8-minute walk away, ready to inspire you with its magic.

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