Welcome to Carter Observatory

Check out our range of planetarium shows here.

This Weekend’s Night Sky
Find out what's in our skies this weekend.
Adopt a Star
You may never be able to own a star, but don't worry now you can adopt one with Carter Observatory.
Venue Hire
Find out more about our amazing spaces for venue hire.
Celebrate Matariki 2015
Carter Observatory has plenty of events planned for Matariki 2015!
Introduction to Carter

Events calendar

May 29
Friday 29 May Open from 10am until 5pm
Planetarium shows and times at Carter Observatory
May 30
Saturday 30 May Open from 10am until 9.30pm
Planetarium shows and times at Carter Observatory
May 31
Sunday 31 May Open from 10am until 5pm
Planetarium shows and times at Carter Observatory

Contact details

Carter@wmt.org.nz

phone: +64 4 910 3140

Carter Observatory
PO Box 893
Wellington 6140

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