Friday, December 2, 2011

Tycho Brahe Planetarium

Tycho Brahe Planetarium, Copenhagen

Tycho Brahe Planetarium, located in Copenhagen at the end of Skt. Jørgens Lake, is named after the famous Danish astronomer. The building was designed by the Danish architect Knud Munk and was built with founds donated by Bodil and Helge Petersen. On November 1, 1989 Tycho Brahe Planetarium opened its doors to the public.
The building has an IMAX projector and a star projector model 6TD from Carl Zeiss AG, which is capable of displaying more than 4,000 stars simultaneously for up to 240 visitors. In addition, has a number of projectors that show the Earth, Sun and planets.

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