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Pleasant surprise

We drove into the scenic Naval Hill Nature Reserve on a whim. Fortunately, the friendly guard at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Johannesburg, South Africa
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World class technology and presentation

We booked for a group of business people for a 1 hour show. The technology is amazing, making use... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bloemfontein, South Africa
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“Pleasant surprise ”
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“World class technology and presentation”
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6 Van Vuuren Avenue | off Union Ave, Bloemfontein 9301, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We drove into the scenic Naval Hill Nature Reserve on a whim. Fortunately, the friendly guard at the gate informed us that we were just in time for the weekly public show at the planetarium. The show was well-presented and educational, taking us on a...More

Thank CareneMouton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was fortunate enough to visit the Naval hill planetarium. Wow what an unbelievable experience to learn how insignificant we really are. Come here and get a really great new perspective on life and the small part we play in the universe by grace alone!

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked for a group of business people for a 1 hour show. The technology is amazing, making use of 6 computers. The firts 30 minutes was an amazing presentation with explanations about the current star formations. The second 30 minutes was a video which...More

Thank TravelH007
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The planetarium offer unparalleled education and entertainment about the stars or rather celestial education, it’s developmental upgrading was inspired by centrality and the need to promote naval hill activities and more effort will be needed to ensure nature is protected by attendants not to threaten...More

4  Thank LebogangL5
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We visited early in the day, when the rest of the town was still covered in mist, but what a stunning location from which to view the night sky! If I lived here, the planetarium and the adjacent observatory would be on my "favourites" list...More

1  Thank Jilldutoit
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We visited for a show which was well presented, very informative and well attended. Shows are presented regulary and are well worth attending.

1  Thank CRT1977
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The guide was interesting and knew what it was about. Wonderful experience. Worth your while to go there

Thank RenateV169
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We went there for 3 shows and it is really good education towards kids as well even for us as adults , i will always find my way back there aswel

Thank NadiaB1380
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Visited Naval Hill and the Nelson Mandela statute, excellent view across Bloemfontein. Game roaming the Hills and the Planetarium does not look maintained from the outside.

1  Thank Vorsters
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Called the phone number provided by the website and was told that the planetarium is closed during the week and is only operational over weekends.

Thank Cris1J
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