Lake Tekapo Observatories and Planetariums
New Zealand has fantastic facilities to educate visitors of the marvels of space. Lake Tekapo observatories and planetariums show the wonders of the southern hemisphere's night sky, explore galaxies, comets, clusters, our solar system, the moon, the sun and much more.
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Mobile-friendly - Soak in the stars with Tekapo Star Gazing, the only guided hot pools and stargazing tour in New Zealand! Learn about the incredible dark sky reserve with high-powered telescopes and a unique fusion of astronomy and storytelling then slip into a 38°C hot pool and admire the amazing Southern skies! Free Tekapo shuttle, towels and hot drinks are included.
Mobile-friendly - Formerly Earth & Sky, Dark Sky Project is proud to be NZ’s premier stargazing and observatory experience located in one of the best regions in the world for seeing the night skies. Our expert guides and astrophotographers share the science and stories of the southern skies at a range of locations including the world-renowned University of Canterbury Mt John Observatory.
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