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.
Mark Gee
Calling all budding young photographers! Join us for a workshop with award-winning photographer Mark Gee.
Introduction to Carter

Events calendar

Mar 31
Tuesday, March 31 2015 Open from 10am until 9.30pm
Planetarium shows and times at Carter Observatory
Apr 1
Planetarium shows and times at Carter Observatory
Apr 2
Thursday, April 2 2015 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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