This is housed in an astounding cylindrical shaped complex that also features restaurant, art gallery, library, cultural center along with a gallery called Discovery of India. Nehru Planetarium was designed by Mr. J.M. Kadri, one of India's finest architects, which is 8 kms away from the city center.
Highlights: Planetarium, Discovery of India and Art gallery,
Address: Nehru Centre Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai – 400018. India.
Phone : 91 22 2496 4676 – 80
Attractions of Nehru Planetarium in MumbaiThe main highlight of the Nehru Planetarium is the wide range of cubicles which is able to measure the weight in all the nine planets of the solar system. Another key attraction is the "Discovery of India" exhibition center near to the planetarium, which shows a 14 minute exhibition and it covers all the various parts of the philosophical, artistic and academic travel of India through the periods.
All of these works are displayed in 14 galleries which consists major artistic and architectural works, audio visuals and photographs. Also this center also shows the supersonic jet, railway engine, tramcar and steam lorry.