The room in the domed auditorium with its projector is exactly as it was in 1952. Only equipment needing technological updates has been modernised. The lighting, slide projector, DVD player, and projector help create the right atmosphere. The varied programme of the planetarium offers everything from straight-forward school presentations, to shows with musical accompaniment. The planetarium also serves as a venue for events as varied as children birthday parties, company outings, and weddings.
Open all year long
Around 23,000 people visit the Bremen Olbers Planetarium every year. In 2011 it was the most visited small planetarium in Germany. Those who would like to visit the world of the stars, moons, and planets can do so 365 days of the year. All information about opening times and programmes can be found under www.planetarium-bremen.de (In German.)