MNACTEC installs immersive planetarium

The experience will allow visitors to discover the history of the universe

The National Science and Technology Museum of Catalonia (MNACTEC) will until 31 January be hosting the MNACTEC Planetarium, an immersive audiovisual experience inviting visitors to discover the science, technology and history of our surrounding universe, through 360-degree audiovisual projections.

The dome of the planetarium measures 7 metres in diameter, with a gigantic screen using Fulldome 360° format projection to offer visitors a fully immersive audiovisual experience.

The planetarium will be located in the Museum's courtyard, and can be visited up until 30 January 2022 during Museum opening hours. The activity is free of charge, covered by the cost of entry to the Museum, with no prior booking required.

Two audiovisual features about the universe and its planets will be projected non-stop.

press-clock 2 December 2021