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Island Planetarium

  • Yarmouth
  • Indoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Cinemas and Theatres, Activity Centres

Attraction Information

Island Planetarium is a great place to have a cosmic time with the kids and stimulate your imagination as you travel on a fascinating journey through time and space! It is set in Fort Victoria Country Park, which offers seashore and woodland walks, a Marine Aquarium, Underwater Archaeology Centre, plus a Model Railway, so you can really make a day of your visit to the area.

The Planetarium offers a number of daily shows to enjoy, plus Stargazing Evenings and Weekends, and a Solar System Trail. So there are a number of opportunities to learn about the universe and the various objects within it, such as stars and planets.

Discover fascinating facts and about the life and death of a star, learn about light years and the size of space, and much more in this man made universe that will take you places you have never been. Travel from the surface of the moon to the depths of outer space in an immersive Astrodome 360 Star Theatre!

There are also some great space science displays to investigate, plus an exhibition dedicated to Robert Hooke, a great scientist and inventor.

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Opening hours

Tuesday to Thursday 13:30, 14:30, 15:30


General Admission
Adults: £5.00
Kids: £3.00

Travel & Contact Information


Fort Victoria Country Park, Westhill Lane, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0RR, England

Phone number

01983 761555



Click here to visit Island Planetarium's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Island Planetarium has not told us about their parking.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Island Planetarium has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Island Planetarium has not told us about their dining options.

No, Island Planetarium is not wheelchair friendly.

No, Island Planetarium have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Island Planetarium has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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