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Copernican Observatory & Planetarium

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Address: 1615 Stanley St., New Britain, New Britain, CT

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See the World like never before!

Wow this is one of the best kept secrets in New Britain. You get to see the world like never before! You must take the whole family for a once in a life time experience!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 September 2015
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New Britain, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

Wow this is one of the best kept secrets in New Britain. You get to see the world like never before! You must take the whole family for a once in a life time experience!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2013

What a different experience, everyone should see at least once. It is at CCSU, and is a great time to learn about the galaxies for children and adults alike.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2012

I have been to it a few times in the last few years. It is a poorly funded department with little ability to make improvements or enhancements to its facilities or equipment. But don't get me wrong. If you have children or a youth group (ages 8 to 15 or so) and want to expose them to astronomy or just... More 

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