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Zeiss-Planetarium

Am Planetarium 5, 07743 Jena, Thuringia, Germany
+49 3641 885488
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Great experience

We had a wonderful time seeing a show about the planets. It was in German only so if you don't... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
andijah
Planetarium visit.

The person in the ticket office is completely not friendly. He donot want to help unless you speak... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2017
Moneeb A
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Mar 5, 2018
“Great experience”
Aug 1, 2017
“Planetarium visit.”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Am Planetarium 5, 07743 Jena, Thuringia, Germany
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+49 3641 885488
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

We had a wonderful time seeing a show about the planets. It was in German only so if you don't speak the language you can still enjoy the visuals.More

Thank andijah
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Planetarium-Jena, Online Kundenbetreuung at Zeiss-Planetarium, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Dear Visitor, we are glad that you enjoyed your visit to our planetarium eventhough the show was in german. We usually don't have enough international guests to show our programs in english on a regular schedule. But if you come with a group of 15...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

The person in the ticket office is completely not friendly. He donot want to help unless you speak german. Not very pleasant to be here.More

1  Thank Moneeb A
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Planetarium-Jena, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zeiss-Planetarium, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2017

Dear Sir, we apologize that your visit was a bad experience for you. It would be a great help, if you could write us via: technik@planetarium-jena.de when you were visiting us and what exactly happened, so that we can discuss the situation with our employee....More

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Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

The person at the entrance said it was all in German and discouraged me from going in. Since I didn't enter, I am unable to comment further.More

Thank Susan G
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Planetarium-Jena, Mitarbeiter Online Kommunikation at Zeiss-Planetarium, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2017

Dear Susan, we are sorry that you are disappointed. But unfortunately most of our shows run regularly in german. We do play shows in different languages, but usually you have to order them as a group. Another alternative would have been to watch a music...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Very nice film very well presented. We got a discount because we also visited the Zeiss optisches Museum

Thank Dillwyn R
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

I took my children to the 8pm program Space Symphony program. I knew it was to music, which is why we went, since we do not speak or understand German I figured it was 'safe' and would be entertaining. It was not a stars/planets show-...More

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Reviewed January 8, 2017

One of the oldest planetariums in the world in the heart of the city of Jena. In walking distance from the city center. Check available shows online.

Thank 233kb2016
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Reviewed September 1, 2016

we took in 2 shows the children's one witch was great and the queen one spectacular had a great time staff helpful little restaurant good not to expressive worth seeing

Thank Sprinkles66
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Reviewed July 31, 2016

I was very disappointed by the planetarium, it was nothing like i had expected. I had expected at least some relevance to space, maybe some educational facts, some interesting graphics of the solar system, something interesting about planets or stars. Nothing of the sort, this...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2016

Wow, I didn't expect such fine dining in the restaurant at the Planetarium. It was of an exceptionally high standard and should be seen as a "destination" in its own right. I will certainly return whether there is something on in the Planetarium that I...More

Thank TargettFamily
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Reviewed March 23, 2016

The oldest continuously operating planetarium in the world makes gazing at the stars and planets an exciting and informative experience. Although I was mystified by the sudden transformation of the star-studded cupola into a rock concert featuring Queen, I have to concede that it was...More

Thank Steffi O
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