National Planetarium, Kuala Lumpur

Travel to distant realms with a visit to National Planetarium, which introduces the cosmos through an engaging array of exhibits. The complex's contrasting blue and white exterior offers some good photo ops during sunny weather. Inside, displays and models depict the universe and space exploration, with information boards translated into English. The family-friendly layout should appeal to kids and adults alike. Check out the observation deck for a panoramic view of the city and catch the exhibitions held every hour or so, including a movie in the planetarium theater. Use our Kuala Lumpur route planning website to visit National Planetarium on your trip to Kuala Lumpur, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • The free exhibition is ok but the planetarium show (paid) is really disappointing. Basically, you watch a cartoon on a large screen. I have been in several planetariums around the world and they are.....  more »
  • The Planetarium was a great educational, free attraction. We went on a weekend during the day and it was almost deserted! They had enough exhibitions to keep you entertained for a couple of hours...  more »

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