Jakarta Planetarium Observatory
Jakarta Planetarium and Observatory is one of the three rides other than the simulated skies in Indonesia in Kutai, East Kalimantan, and Surabaya, East Java. The oldest planetarium is located in Taman Ismail Marzuki, Jakarta. Jakarta Planetarium is an educational tourist facilities can present a show / demonstration simulation astrology or celestial objects. Visitors are invited to wander the universe to understand the conception of the universe through the event-by-event.
Jakarta Planetarium established in 1964 President Sukarno initiated and submitted to the Government of Jakarta in 1969 is also available in the exhibition space objects space that serves a variety of photos and a full description of the various forms of galaxies, galaxy formation theories accompanied by the introduction of previously held figures behind the rise of the theory.
In the exhibition space, there is also a display space used clothes the skies, including landing on the moon. Some other equipment for space observations also exhibited.
In addition to Star Theatre performances and multimedia / citraganda, Jakarta Planetarium & Observatory also provides infrastructure observation of celestial objects through direct observation, to witness the phenomenon / other natural events, such as lunar eclipses, solar eclipses, comets and others.