Welcome to Carter Observatory

Special notice:
Carter Observatory will be open an hour late on Friday 19 December 2014. You'll be able to visit from 11am - 5pm. We apologise for any inconveniences this may cause.

Check out our range of planetarium shows that are now showing here.

School visits
Carter Observatory is pleased to offer a comprehensive curriculum-linked space experience that will motivate your students.
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.
Star Pass
Get year long inspiration at Carter for only the cost of a few movie tickets.
Introduction to Carter

Events calendar

Dec 19
Friday 19 December 2014 Open from 11am until 5pm
Planetarium shows and times at Carter Observatory
Dec 20
Saturday 20 December 2014 Open from 10am until 11pm
Planetarium shows and times at Carter Observatory
Dec 21
Sunday 21 December 2014 Open from 10am until 5.30pm
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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