The Mystery of the Christmas Star

If you’re looking for a fascinating holiday season show, Mystery of the Christmas Star is for you!

Recommended 6+

Planetarium show Mystery of the Christmas Star

Begin your experience under New Zealand’s largest snow globe! Learn about what you can see in the night sky above Auckland this festive season with a short presenter-led night sky tour. 

Then, explore the possible scientific explanations and astronomical theories for the star of Bethlehem in the Christmas story. Accompanied by beautiful imagery, Christmas music and thought-provoking but easily understandable theories, this show is an intriguing holiday season experience for both young and old, particularly those fascinated by history, religion and science. 

Please arrive at least 15 minutes early for shows. Late entry into the planetarium is not possible once the show has started. 

Tickets

Bookings essential. Please choose a session from the list below to buy tickets securely online. Recommended family viewing, ages 6+ years. Terms and Conditions can be found here.

Tickets

  • Adult – $12
  • Child – $10
  • Senior/Student – $10
  • Family (2ads +  3ch) – $40

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