The Largest Planetarium in ItalyThe Civic Planetarium Ulrico Hoepli (Civico Planetario Ulrico Hoepli) is the main planetarium of Milan and is considered the largest and most important planetarium in Italy. It offers a spectacular and educational tour of the galaxy around us. It has plenty of special activities for children and the whole family. The exhibits will take you towards the stars and will expose you to important information about the Earth, various astronomical phenomena and fascinating discoveries in space.
Here you can observe experiences that combine animation and colorful audiovisual performances, on space, the solar system, stars and celestial bodies. These colorful plays teach in a fascinating and easy way about space and its components, and the physical laws that operate in them.
Historically, the Planetarium was founded in 1930. It is situated in a beautiful neoclassical structure with about 300 seats. Today it has over 100,000 visitors every year.
TipsIt is worth checking out the various shows at the planetarium site (below).
It is recommended to book tickets in advance, especially if you plan to arrive on a weekend, when the place is full of visitors.