Anna Science Centre & Planetarium in Trichy
The Anna Science Centre also offers a visual treat to kids as the planetarium consists of a 3-D scientific movie screening on "Shark Island". The planetarium features 'Vigyan Prasar' and 'Try Science Around the World', an advanced system that exhibits information about the science centres from more than 50 countries. Anybody who visits the place is assured of some good learning about our galaxy and mother earth.
The Anna Planetarium is also equipped with Edusat facility. The Edusat facility is be of great help to students in and around Trichy to regularly work together with renowned scientists through video-conferencing.The Anna planetarium facets shows on the wonders of the space through charming visuals and sound effects and the theatre will provide the students’ purpose of learning about boundary areas of science like cloning and nanotechnology in the entertainment mode.
People also gather in the planetarium to witness any important thing happening in the galaxy or solar system. Special arrangements will be made during the times when any exclusive event takes place in the space to accommodate the public and to serve them. The Planetarium shows both Tamil and English versions of 3D scientific movie to attract people from outside Tamil Nadu.
Quick FactsLocation: Adjacent to Trichy International Airport
Best time to visit: Throughout the year
Planetarium Show TimingsTamil: 10.30 am, 1.00 pm and 3.30 pm
English: 11.45 am, 2.15 pm and 4.45 pm