Visitor Info

Visitor Info

Open Hours

Stardome’s gallery and exhibits are open every day and night, except Monday night. Please be aware that Monday – Friday during school hours, Stardome has no public planetarium shows. Our opening hours are:

Monday
Daytime 10:00am – 5:00pm
Evening Closed

Tuesday – Thursday
Daytime 10:00am – 5:00pm
Evening 6:00pm – 9:30pm

Friday
Daytime 10:00am – 5:00pm
Evening 6:00pm – 11:00pm

Saturday
11:00am – 11:00pm

Sunday
11:00am – 10:00pm

Last entry to Stardome is 15 minutes before closing time.

Planetarium shows screen Tuesday-Sunday. Click on What’s On for the show schedule and to purchase tickets.

How to find Stardome

Getting Here

Stardome is situated on the lower southern slopes of Maungakiekie (One Tree Hill), inside One Tree Hill Domain, accessed by the Manukau Road entrance.

PHYSICAL ADDRESS
670 Manukau Rd, One Tree Hill Domain, Auckland, New Zealand

BY CAR
Take the entrance into One Tree Hill Domain from Manukau Road, at 670 Manukau Road, between Greenwoods Corner and the Royal Oak roundabout. The entrance to One Tree Hill Domain is opposite Frolic Cafe and the Florist/Superette. Head halfway up the hill to Stardome, which you’ll see on the left.

BY BUS
Bus routes 302 and 312 depart regularly from Queen Street, travel via Newmarket and stop outside the gates of One Tree Hill Domain.

PARKING
There is parking outside Stardome, and just before Stardome on the left-hand side of the road within One Tree Hill. Please be aware that the lower playground carpark is locked after 7pm. Stardome accepts no liability for any loss or damage to any car in the carpark. Hiding valuable items from view in the vehicle is recommended.

Stardome

Prices

Entry to Space Gallery & Exhibits
$2 per adult
$1 per child

Planetarium shows Wednesday-Sunday

Seasonal Night Sky show – 8PM
Adults $15
Children $12 (3-15yrs)
Seniors $12
Students (with student ID) $12
Family pass $40 (2 Adults and 3 Children)
Special – second show half price (see two shows on the same day)

All other shows (excluding Tuesday night and special events)
Adults $12
Children $10 (3-15yrs)
Seniors $10
Students (with student ID) $10
Family pass $40 (2 Adults & 3 Children)

Tuesday Special Shows
$35 Music and Laser Lights, and Wine, Cheese & Astronomy.
R13. Ticket package includes two glasses of wine (for customers aged 18 years and over) and snacks.

 

Accessibility Info

What Happens at a Planetarium?

What is an Observatory?

Terms & Conditions of Entry

Group Prices