A 3-day astronomy workshop for public is scheduled from 14th December 2018 b/w 4 pm and 7pm  | Monthly Science Movie "How the Universe Works : Alien Galaxies” on 16th Dec 2018 at 5:30 pm  | Workshop on 'Circles' for teachers on 22nd Dec 2018 b/w. 10:30 am & 3 pm.

Bangalore Association for Science Education (BASE)

Bangalore Association for Science Education (BASE) is devoted to science popularisation and non formal science education. In addition to administering Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, BASE has established a Science Centre in the Planetarium. The Science Centre serves as a nucleus for non-formal science education at all levels.

Show Schedule :
Our Solar System
Kannada : 2:30 pm , English : 12:30 pm
Kannada : 3:30 pm , English : 4:30 pm

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  • Total Lunar Eclipse on 27th & ..
  • A Special Lecture on 'Zero Sha..
  • Total Lunar Eclipse on 31.01.2..

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  • Workshop on 'Circle'..
  • Universe in the Classroom - wo..
  • 'Kaapi With Kuriosity'..

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Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium is located at the heart of the city; it is only 2km from the city railway station and about 1.5km from the cantonment railway station.

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Science Education

One of the primary objectives of BASE is to impart quality science education at all levels that identify and nurture creative talents in science students to enable them to pursue career in research and teaching.

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Science Popularisation

Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Bengaluru reopens after its temporary closure for renovation in March, 2016 the planetarium a more joyful and stimulating experience.

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Useful Info.

On 9th January 2017, the bright star Rohini will be covered by the Moon for about half an hour from 6.30 pm to 7 pm. People may enjoy the sight with telescopes or even with naked eye.

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Videos of Special Lectures