National Planetarium, Kuala Lumpur

The Kuala Lumpur National Planetarium is a blue domed structure is situated atop a hill in the Kuala Lumpur Lake Gardens area. This is Malaysia's center for space science studies. It covers an area of 32 acres.


National Planetarium at Kuala Lumpur Lake Gardens

Planetarium Negara

It has an interesting Islamic architecture that resembles that of a mosque, complete with a dome and accompanying minaret.

It was built in 1993. The architect was S E Jewkes who also designed the Stadium Negara.

It was officially opened on 7 February 1994 by Dato Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamad.

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Opening Hours

National Planetarium at Kuala Lumpur Lake Gardens



national planetarium Kuala Lumpur, replica of stonehenge


Official Website

What's Interesting?

How to get there



KTM Kommuter

You may also get to the there via the pedestrian overhead bridge from the Muzium Negara.

National Planetarium Admission Fees

National Planetarium Ticket Price Remark
Space Theatre RM3 Adult
RM2 Child
RM1 Primary School
Fly me to the Moon
Passport to the Universe
Dawn of the Space Age
Space Theatre RM6 Adult
RM4 Child
RM3 Primary School
Large Format Film
SOS Planet
Space Ball RM2 Gallery
Exhibition Area Free Main Hall

Free Admission For

Discounted Rate For

Show Times

Time Shows
10 AM Dawn of the Space Age
11 AM Passport to the Universe
12 PM Dawn of the Space Age
1 PM Passport to the Universe
2 PM Passport to the Universe
3 PM Dawn of the Space Age
4 PM Sos Planet

Do note that there are no shows at 1 and 2 PM on Fridays due to the mandatory Friday Muslim communal prayers.

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