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    Planetarium Sheet
    Margaret Zeidler Star Theatre
    TELUS World of Science


    CANADA - EDMONTON - ALBERTA


    Type: Museum

    Address: 11211-142 street NW - Edmonton AB T5M 4A1
    Country: CANADA

    Latitude: 53°33'38" N  -  Longitude: 113°33'48" W  -  Altitude: 675m

    Website: https://telusworldofscienceedmonton.ca/
         
    Email: info@twose.ca
    Phone: +1 780-451-3344

    Director or contact: Donalda Pelton (director), Frank Florian, Alan Nursall (CEO), Mirabelle Premont-Schwarz,

    Opened in 1984

    Dome of  23.0m
    Capacity of 235 seats
    Oriented No
    Tilt No

    Digital system Sky-Skan: Definiti
    Software: DigitalSky Dark Matter
    Video system Sony : VPL-GTZ270 (6+4+2)

    Meridian resolution 10.0 K
    Sound 17.3

    Other: IMax 3D (other theater)

    Dome: Astro-Tec Ulteria
    Exhibit area: 1860m²
    Observatory Yes

    Gift Shop Yes
    Lasershow Yes
    Portable: 3 mobiles


    History: 1960 until 1983: Queen Elizabeth II Planetarium: 7.3m/75s/Goto Venus - July 1, 1984 New building: 23m/220s/Zeiss ZGP (Douglas Cardinal architects) - 2008: Fulldome (5+1 Goto F35) Sky-Skan - Sept. 5, 2017: closed for large renovations
     (Aurora project, CA$40 million) for 2020: Zeidler Dome Theater, 23m Ulteria/235s/Sky-Skan/10K (12 Sony GTZ270) $5.5 million - IPS2020

    Last major evolution: 2019: projectors

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    last update: 04/05/2020


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