An Adventure in a Black Hole

The third IAstro Júnior session of 2019, “An Adventure in a Black Hole“,  will take place at the Calouste Gulbenkian Planetarium – Ciência Viva Centre, on the 14th of September, at 6 pm.

The researchers Tiago Barreiro, Francisco Lobo and Israel Matute from Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA), the Lusófona University and the Lisbon University will tell us, in three short, simple and interactive presentations what is a black hole and how does it work, how can we see them and many other curiosities about these mysterious objects.

More information (in Portuguese) here.



1 hour

Free entrance


Activity is free of charge, but registration is required.


Calouste Gulbenkian Planetarium - Ciência Viva Centre
Praça do Império
1400-206 Lisboa

How to get there

By car
GPS – 38.698140, -9.208919

By bus
714, 727, 28, 729, 751 e 201

By tram

By train
CP – Comboios urbanos Lisboa-Cascais – Estação de Belém

By boat
Estação fluvial de Belém ( Transtejo)