Indira Gandhi Planetarium, Lucknow

Indira Gandhi Planetarium | One of the best places to visit in Lucknow

LocationNabiullah Road, Qaiserbagh, Lucknow, Lucknow (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsIndira Gandhi Planetarium open from 11:00 am to 10:300 pm (Monday close), Entry fee Rs 25.
Place TypeGovt. Museum & Memorials, Museum and Gallery
Place visit withFamily, Kids, Parants
Best time to visitJanuary, February, March
Nearest MetroHazratganj Metro Station (2 KM) KD Singh Babu Stadium Metro Station (2 KM) Lucknow University Metro Station (2 KM) IT College Metro Station (2 KM) City Railway Station Metro Station (1 KM)

About Indira Gandhi Planetarium

Indira Gandhi Planetarium is a museum located on the banks of river Gomti in Surajkund Park, Lucknow. It is named after Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. Indira Gandhi Planetarium was inaugurated in 2003 by Chief Minister Ms. Mayawati. Its main attractions are science and astronomy shows, 3D models and exhibitions.

Architecture of Indira Gandhi Planetarium

Designed and modeled in the shape of Saturn with five rings surrounding the Indira Gandhi Planetarium, the building boasts of striking architecture depicting the Solar System.

Interesting facts about Indira Gandhi Planetarium

  1. The water around the Indira Gandhi Planetarium and the light from below looks like it is floating in space.
  2. The main auditorium is located on the first floor of the planetarium. Astronomical events are always held in the hall at regular intervals.
  3. Planetarium is one of the ideal places where aspiring astronomers and students can learn a lot about astronomy.
  4. Digital sound, lift ramp and projecting system make Indira Gandhi Planetarium a distinct tourist destination in Lucknow.

How to reach Indira Gandhi Planetarium

By Metro:- K D Singh Stadium is the nearest metro station to Indira Gandhi Planetarium which is located at a distance of 2 km.

By Railway: Nearest to Indira Gandhi Planetarium is Lucknow City Railway Station which is situated at a distance of 1 km.

From Airport:- The distance of Indira Gandhi Planetarium from Lucknow Railway Station is 4 km, from here you can take auto or taxi.

Nearby famous places

  • British Residency 0.6 km away
  • Bara Imambara 1.3 km away
  • Rumi Darwaza 1.4 km away
  • Chowk 2.1 km away
  • Hazratganj 2.7 km away
  • Nawab Wajid Ali Shah Zoological Garden 2.3 km away
  • Chhota Imambara 2.2 km away
  • Aminabad 2 km away
  • La Martiniere College 4.4 km away
  • Satkhanda 1.3 km away

Indira Gandhi Planetarium FAQs:

𝒜. It is located at Nabiullah Road, Qaiserbagh, Lucknow, Lucknow.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Indira Gandhi Planetarium: Indira Gandhi Planetarium open from 11:00 am to 10:300 pm (Monday close), Entry fee Rs 25..

𝒜. You should visit Indira Gandhi Planetarium during January, February, March months for best experience.

🛑Note: We don't guarantee for info accuracy.