on the Naubat Pahad near the Birla Mandir,
is the Birla Science Centre. It comprises
the Birla Planetarium and the Birla Science
The Birla Planetarium is one of the most modern
planetariums in the country. With equipment imported
from Japan, it is being developed into a centre
for the study of astronomy. Shows on the celestial bodies
are held daily in English, Hindi and Telugu.
Timings: 10.30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
BIRLA SCIENCE MUSEUM
Closed on the last Thursday of the month.
----------------Museum of everyday
Also located in the vicinity of the Birla Mandir
and the Birla Planetarium is the Birla Science Museum.
This houses various exhibits on different themes of
science. The interactive models are especially educative
as well as engaging.
Timings: 10.30 a.m. to 8.15 p.m.
Closed on the last Tuesday of the month.