London Architecture

The London Planetarium

Marylebone Road
London, England NW1 5LR
Basic Information
Designed by G. Watt
Type entertainment
Neighborhood: Camden
Bounding Streets:
Marylebone Road
Allsop Place
York Terrace West
York Gate
More Information
  • Circumference: 67 feet.
  • This was formerly the location of a cinema. It was destroyed during World War II.
  • This was the first large-scale planetarium in Britain.
  • March 20, 1958: This building opened to the public.
  • 2006: The planetarium closed, and the building was incorporated into the adjoining Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum