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SpaceQuest Planetarium

Indianapolis, IN
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There is another option...

While SpaceQuest was indeed closed in favor of more exhibit space, there's always Indy's first... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2016
BonitaBulldog
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Ellisville, Missouri
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Was terrific, but now closed. :-(

Yes, this was Indianapolis' only public planetarium, but it closed on Oct. 4. Word is that it will... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2015
Ken M
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Part of the Children's Museum of Indianapolis, this site offers shows and the chance to ride an antique carousel.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible33%
Jul 29, 2016
“There is another option...”
Oct 19, 2015
“Was terrific, but now closed. :-(”
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

While SpaceQuest was indeed closed in favor of more exhibit space, there's always Indy's first public planetarium, at Butler University's Holcomb Observatory. It's been doing public programs since 1954, and also features public tours of, and viewing with the state's largest telescope. It's where I...More

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Reviewed October 20, 2015

Yes, this was Indianapolis' only public planetarium, but it closed on Oct. 4. Word is that it will be torn down soon, but nobody gives a reason. It was functioning very well, much beloved by children and families, but apparently the administration thought they knew...More

8  Thank Ken M
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Reviewed August 28, 2013

This is an extra benefit of the Children's Museum, which is one of the best that I have ever seen. The shows change on a regular basis, so even if you visit frequently there is something new to see and learn. The kids love it,...More

5  Thank nancymk
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Reviewed March 8, 2013

This is in the Children's Museum. One of the top rated children's museums in the US. Very interesting range of planetarium shows. Get your free tickets at the beginning of your visit to be sure you get into the show you want.

5  Thank Sherry W
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Reviewed January 19, 2013

The SpaceQuest Planetarium is a super aspect of the Children's Museum of Indianapolis. They have shows running throughout the day. The room is cozy and comfortable. The running time of the shows is long enough to learn something new and short enough to keep the...More

1  Thank TB26_13
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Reviewed April 7, 2012

this place was perfect for little kids to enjoy and learn about the stars. The kids and myself had a blast and we relaxed under the stars. you should really go some time and take some children to enjoy it along with you.

5  Thank Chloe O
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