Its the only one planetarium Sri Lanka which is maintained by Ministry of Science and located at Colombo university. It has established on 1 February 1965. It can accommodate 500 persons. Due to the covid situation it is opening only Saturdays for now. Its better to come 30 minutes before the show time and take your tickets
How to reach from Colombo ?
Its just 10-15 min ride from Colombo
Tickets and pricings
You can take tickets from the premises
- Full : 100 LKR
- Full : 50 LKR
Pricings are as at August 2022 check there official website for more info
What should you bring or not ?
Normally you are not allowed to take bags inside except hand bags, mobile phones and camera’s also not allowed to use but you can take it inside.
Facilities in planetarium Sri Lanka
There are some activity play ground your kids can play around
You can keep your bags inside lockers
Wash room available
No cafeteria found but just 500 meter walk to arcade independent shopping complex you can take what ever food you need from there