Bijoy Sarani, Tejgaon, Dhaka
This is the only Planetarium in Dhaka and a modern space center built by the ministry of science and IT. The planetarium presents a celestial show of stars, planets and other heavenly objects in virtual reality.
This theater opened to public on 25 September 2004 and was previously named Bhashani Novo Theatre. The dome‑shaped unique theater with latest technological equipment enables visitors to soar into the space as well as experience the thrills of an interplanetary journey in a three dimensional environment.Visitors feel that they are watching the space live and everything is around you, which is presented with more that 150 projectors.
Inside the Planetarium a very exciting Ride Simulator, model of the planets of the solar system, scientific exhibits and portraits of world-renowned scientists and scholars can be seen. 3D films to explore the universe are shown everyday which are very much enjoyable.
Bangabondhu Novo Theatre has sufficient security people, equipments and fire safety arrangements. Food, beverage, bags, cameras are not allowed inside the Novo Theatre. Taking photographs, using mobile phones, or switching on any light inside the auditorium is strictly prohibited.
Opening Day> Everyday ( Except Wednesday)