An Adventure on Another Planet

The first IAstro Júnior session of 2019, “An Adventure on Another Planet“,  will take place at the Calouste Gulbenkian Planetarium – Ciência Viva Centre, on the 16th of March, at 6 pm.

The researchers Ruben Gonçalves, Alberto Negrão and Rui Agostinho from Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA), the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria and the Lisbon University will present us, in three short, simple and interactive presentations, some of the moons and planets of the Solar System, talk about interplanetary travelling and share the knowns and unknowns of this field as well as the techniques and instruments used to find the answers to our remaining questions.

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)