Planetarium on the Go is a portable dome theater 6m in diameter with a 57m2 screen surface and full dome (360O) digital productions that creates a unique educational experience. By showing the exciting discoveries in space exploration, it both inspires and educates people of all ages about our surroundings, the Earth itself and our place in the Universe.
It can travel to a school, museum, library or any public place, even in the most remote locations, offering a high quality professional exciting and fun service to the general public. Students are able to discover the mysteries of the universe without leaving their school in a unique learning experience. Planetarium on the Go development in schools, especially those far away from major cities, will open this way of learning for more children in teaching astronomy and related sciences.
Our planetarium has the capacity for 36 seats and can accommodate about 40 spectators.
Spectators feel like they are part of space exploration. If the weather permits outside the planetarium there will be a telescope for people to observe the sun through a special solar filter during daytime or/and various objects of the night sky after sunset.
Portable Digital Planetarium operates under the supervision of Nikolaos Matsopoulos, an astronomer for 41 years at the National Observatory of Athens.