Get unlimited access to Stardome and Courtyard Telescopes

Explore the cosmos all year round with a Starlight Explorer pass. The show schedule changes regularly, so there’s always something new to see. A Starlight Explorer pass is a great gift idea!



Enjoy loads of Galactic Benefits!

  • Unlimited entry to planetarium shows
  • Unlimited entry to the space gallery & exhibits area
  • Unlimited courtyard telescope viewing 
  • Discounted entry to Zeiss telescope experience
  • Discounted entry to Auckland Zoo (20% off Day Pass tickets) and MOTAT (20% off adult and child admission)
  • Priority booking for special events
  • 10% discount at Stardome shop (excluding food and drink products and telescopes)
  • We'll keep you up to date with what's on in our e-newsletter ‘Stardome News’


ADULT – $65 


Your membership will be ready to go immediately once you sign-up, but make sure to collect your card at reception
at your first visit. You can also visit Stardome reception and fill in the form, or give us a call to do this over the phone.   

If you would like to purchase a card as a gift, please call 09 624 1246. 


Terms and Conditions

  • Pass is valid for one year from date of issue.
  • Bookings are essential when visiting Stardome.
  • Only those named on the pass are able to redeem their pass benefits. Proof of identity may be required.
  • Passes will be issued in the name of one main pass holder.
  • Pass-holding children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying (or pass-holding) adult.
  • Not valid for school trips.
  • Usual Stardome entry terms and conditions apply. This includes Covid entry requirements (if applicable).
  • Other than unlimited admission, Starlight Explorer pass benefits are subject to review and adjustment by
  • Membership benefits are only applicable upon presentation of current membership card.
  • Replacement cards will incur a $5 charge.
  • One card will be issued per membership.
  • See our website for Stardome’s Privacy Policy.