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Travel the southern skies in our state-of-the-art planetarium, explore our exhibitions and take a look at the night sky through our historic Thomas Cooke telescope.
Just a five minute trip from the CBD on Wellington’s iconic Cable Car, Space Place at Carter Observatory can accommodate up to 180 people.
Carter Observatory can accommodate your event and guests in all manner of styles, discuss your options and launch your mission for an unforgettable event. Stargazing sessions, telescope viewing and planetarium shows is available to be built into your venue hire, and even space themed goodie bags can also be supplied for an event that’s truly out of this world!