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[cancellation] Planetarium Hall

We express beautiful starlit sky for 140 million number of the maximum fixed stars to fill dome screen. Please thoroughly enjoy "the world's best starlit sky" while leaning against loose reclining seat.

※For coronavirus infectious disease extended prevention newer than Monday, June 1, we reduce the number of the screening number of times of planetarium and the seats.

The screening program

Running time The screening program
Weekday Saturdays, Sundays and holidays
9:00-9:30 Okinawa’s Chura Bushi It is the exploration waku doki ☆Macrocosm
  Cleaning (disinfection) Cleaning (disinfection)
10:30-11:00 Great Navigation of Roy and friend Great Navigation of Roy and friend
  Cleaning (disinfection) Cleaning (disinfection)
12:00-12:30 Okinawa’s Chura Bushi Okinawa’s Chura Bushi
  Cleaning (disinfection) Cleaning (disinfection)
13:30-14:00 Night of the Milky Way railroad Night of the Milky Way railroad
  Cleaning (disinfection) Cleaning (disinfection)
15:00-15:30 Journey to the Stars Journey to the Stars
  Cleaning (disinfection) Cleaning (disinfection)
16:30-17:00 Okinawa’s Chura Bushi Okinawa’s Chura Bushi
  Cleaning (disinfection) Cleaning (disinfection)
18:00-18:30 Night of the Milky Way railroad Night of the Milky Way railroad

※For prevention of infection spread of new coronavirus infectious disease, we change the screening program.

※tsujoki from October through February does not have the screening after 17:15
※We cannot enter and exit while being during the movie

Night of the Milky Way railroad

From Saturday, May 11, 2019 to Monday, August 10, 2020

Night of the Milky Way railroad
©KAGAYA Studio

Night of the Milky Way railroad
Galactic panoramic scenery to spread through a lot of domes 360 degrees. That right becomes experience of dream that seemed to take train of the heavens.
Well, we dry, and let's go for trip to circumference.

Constellation commentary program "starlit sky and folktale ~ Okinawa’s Chura Bushi - Okinawa"

We will introduce folktale about star coming to starlit sky and Okinawa of Okinawa that it merged in season.

Haru-nu Chura Bushi (The Brilliant Stars of Spring)

(from March to May)

Haru-nu Chura Bushi (The Brilliant Stars of Spring)

Spring constellation and folktale ... of ... Okinawa
We reproduce spring starlit sky to see from Motobu town with Ocean Expo Park, and stars and "Crux" called "paigapusu" come up in dialect of Okinawa. There will also be an introduction on The Origins of the Star Sand, a folk tale told on Taketomi Island.

It is during the movie now!

Natsu-nu Chura Bushi (The Brilliant Stars of Summer)

(from June to August)

Natsu-nu Chura Bushi (The Brilliant Stars of Summer)

Summer starlit sky and folktale ... of ... Okinawa
Along with the recreation of the starlit skies that can be seen in the summertime from Motobu Town, where the Ocean Expo Park is located, there will be commentaries about the North Star (Ninufa-bushi) that has been a great part in the lives of the people of Okinawa, as well as the constellations seen in the summer. There will also be an introduction to the folk tale of Tarama Island, The Celestial Wife.

Aki-nu Chura Bushi (The Brilliant Stars of Autumn)

(from September to November)

Aki-nu Chura Bushi (The Brilliant Stars of Autumn)

Autumn starlit sky and folktale ... of ... Okinawa
There will be a recreation of the starlit skies of autumn as seen from Motobu Town, where the Ocean Expo Park is located, there will also be showings of various stars including the quadrilateral stars of autumn, called the Oyochiya-bushi in the Okinawan language. Also introduced will be a folk tale from Ishigaki Island, The Giant Man from the Moon.

Fuyu-nu Chura Bushi (The Brilliant Stars of Winter)

(from December to February)

Fuyu-nu Chura Bushi (The Brilliant Stars of Winter)

Winter starlit sky and story ... of ... Okinawa
With the recreation of the star-filled skies that can be observed from Motobu Town, where the Ocean Expo Park is located, there will also be showings of numerous stars such as the clusters of the Pleiades, called Nurika-bushi or Nuri-bushi in the Okinawan language. Also introduced will be Nurika-bushi Yunta, a story based on an ancient song from the Yaeyama region.

Planetarium, CG animation high Bullitt work

Great Navigation of Roy and friend

Great Navigation of Roy and friend

Is led to ... star; and ...
To 800km away Guam, Roy (17 years old) of probationary mate tries voyage for the first time! We set sail for the ocean with friend using tradition navigation "star navigation" taught by grandfather.

The whole sky lap digital picture

Using the whole dome screen of planetarium hall, you can enjoy powerful digital picture.

Journey to the Stars

The Janie toe Stars

Trip ... around ... stars
We can sense moments such as imminent others, birth of star around solar internal structure and galactic fixed stars or large explosion bodily by force only by the whole sky lap digital picture.

Exciting and Thrilling! The exploration ☆Macrocosm

Saturdays, Sundays and holidays

An educational broadcasting that teaches children about the stars and outer space; the contents are fun and easy to understand for elementary school children and junior high school students, too!

Exciting and Thrilling! The exploration ☆Macrocosm

Journey of the Solar System with Galileo
Galileo Galilei becomes dragoman and is learning program to introduce the solar system including the sun and eight planets to clearly.

Exciting and Thrilling! The exploration ☆Macrocosm

Journey of the Galaxy with Einstein
Einstein becomes dragoman and is learning program to explain about life of star and the galactic world, end of space.

※Exciting and Thrilling! The exploration ☆As picture moves macrocosm intensely, bad person of physical condition, please be careful.

The number of seats 46 seats
Dome screen 18m in diameter
Deferred floor space 874.72m²

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