Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium was founded by the Bangalore City Corporation in 1989. On the premises there are the Science Centre and a Science Park.
The Planetarium has a 15.0 meters diameter dome with a seating capacity of 210. “Space master”’ Planetarium projector supplied by M/s. Carl-Zeiss, Jena, Germany, projects the night sky as seen with naked eye on the dome.
It can also projects constellation pictures and panoramas. It is used not only for the shows but also for teaching astronomy.
Some shows are:
Our Solar System, Mars - The Red Planet, Dawn of the Space Age