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SANSA Space Science

Hospital Road, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
+27 28 312 1196
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The SANSA Space Centre is one of 17 similar sites set throughout the world all monitoring the... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2018
Jorian13
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Pretoria, South Africa
Learning

Good tests a scientific experiments. only complaint is they so rarely have open days. Really... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2018
TheExplorer97
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Hermanus, South Africa
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Hospital Road, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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+27 28 312 1196
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

The SANSA Space Centre is one of 17 similar sites set throughout the world all monitoring the effects of radiation from the sun. Open Wednesday mornings and telephone reservations are advisable. The research staff is professional, interesting and friendly and we enjoyed the guided tour...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Good tests a scientific experiments. only complaint is they so rarely have open days. Really enjoyed the guided tour

Thank TheExplorer97
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

SANSA Space centre is a must visit when in Hermanus. Unfortunately it only offers 1 tour a week but the guide was interesting and friendly.

Thank Alan F
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

SANSA Space Science offer a free tour every Wednesday at 11am and it’s definitely worth a visit. The very professional guides take you through the work of SANSA, with a big focus on space weather and it’s interaction with Earth systems. Would recommend if you’re...More

Thank Jennifer D
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

If you are at all interested in Science then a visit SANSA is a must. Where else can you stare at huge plasma screens with real time images of our Sun (actually there are 17 such places in the world). The primary function of SANSA...More

Thank Julian B
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is one of 17 similar sites set throughout the world all monitoring the effects of radiation from the sun. Not the place for small/young children ( although they do have a room with inter-active models ) at the end of the tour.Open Wednesday mornings...More

1  Thank ge0ffers99
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

It is one of the most interesting places in Hermanus, and we are so privilege to have it in Hermanus.It plays a big role in our science today.

Thank eedenspies
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is something interesting and fun to do that is a little out of the ordinary. A guided tour will show you various monitoring stations and you will learn some very interesting facts. There is an interactive section which is fun kids of all ages...More

1  Thank Ali V
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

See the world through different eyes ! An experience not to be missed . Listen to "STERRE EN PLANETE " on RSG and you will be amazed . SANSA Space Science is in your midst Make an appointment and Go

Thank Tertia B
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

We visited SANSA with a group of school children on tour. It was very interesting! We were in awe on all the interesting facts that were shared with us by the wonderful enthusiastic staff! A glimpse into the world of exciting science! There is also...More

Thank AnitaKemp
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