Our daytime virtual astronomy experience is a science and astronomy focused journey in to the night sky, across the solar system and beyond.  

Educational and entertaining, the Virtual Stargazing Experience highlights the science behind our night sky. Using state-of-the-art space rendering technology explore and learn about the secrets of the night sky. 

Ever wondered what it would be like to stand inside the rings of Saturn? Or how to find the stars of the southern cross? This 45-minute tour will reveal unto you the universe through the unparalleled lens of science and technology.

Presented by our knowledgeable astronomy guides and captivating virtual renditions of the universe, you truly feel like you are amongst the stars.

Explore the sky with your very own astronomer, learn about the southern-hemisphere constellations and objects, and come out with a renewed understanding and appreciation of our place within the universe. 




Seasonal Pricing: October 2023 - September 2024

Adult $69
Child  $35
Family 2A + 2C $173

*Prices are subject to change.




What to Expect


Dark Sky Project Base, Takapō

Time of day

Daytime (indoor tour)

Tour Times

Friday & Saturday, 4.30pm. Additional tours will be added subject to demand.

Length of Tour

45 minutes

Minimum age

Minimum age is 5 years old. Content best suited to those 7+ years of age