Screening monthly science movie ‘Chandra : The Journey of a Star’ on 17th Oct 2021 at 5:30 pm "  |   Lecture Series on POSITIONAL ASTRONOMY in Kannada language "  |   Monthly Science Club is scheduled on 10th Oct 2021 at 4 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 :

Kannada: 2:30 PM and 3:30 PM
English: 12:30PM and 4:30 PM
Additional shows over the weekend

will be updated shortly

  • A new show entitled "To Worlds ..

  • Photos of Partial Solar Eclips ..

  • "Annular Solar Eclipse" captur ..

Read More

  • The Great Conjunction of Jupit ..
  • The observational event was or ..
  • Six telescopes were setup usin ..

Read More

  • Monthly Science Club ..
  • Know Your Stars and Ask an Ast ..
  • Lecture Series on POSITIONAL A ..

Read More


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.

Read More  

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.

Read More  

Science Popularisation

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

Read More  

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.

Read More  

Videos of Special Lectures

Sky this week
Special Lectures
Syllabus-based lectures for class10 students
Astronomy Videos