Let’s go to the Planetarium in Morelia!
It is always a good time to get to know more about the immensity of the universe and everything the stars reveal about it, and what better place to go so than in the Planetarium of Morelia Lic. Felipe Rivera. A recreational space dedicated to teaching and dissemination of astronomy where you can observe more than 8,000 stars from one of its 360 comfortable chairs. In it there is a projector, unique in the country, able to reproduce the night sky and its stars, as well as objects visible in outer space.
This show, besides interesting and for some even relaxing, is completely educational and beautiful if you like to appreciate this type of activities. In addition, you will be sitting in one of the most important buildings in the state of Michoacán. Inaugurated in 1975, it bears its name in honor of Michoacán astronomer Felipe Rivera who discovered in 1901 a new star in the constellation of Perseus, which today is known as Nova Rivera. This is how he became the most known astronomer in Mexico.
Whether you come alone or accompanied, the Morelia Planetarium is a good place to have a great time and learn something new about our galaxy. In addition to the projections, you can also make use of the telescopes and listen to some talks about the stars. The entrance has a very accessible cost of $35 pesos for adults and $25 for children. It offers functions from Tuesday to Sunday at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, and 1:00 pm. And on Fridays at 5:00 pm.
In case this is not enough, this recreational place is just a few steps away from the Best Western Gran Hotel Morelia, so if you are planning to come to Morelia soon, this is a good lodging option with excellent amenities and services such as: outdoor pool, tennis courts and a buffet breakfast with delicious traditional Morelia dishes. We invite you to discover everything that this beautiful city offers.