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Information for students, faculty and staff regarding COVID-19. (Updated: 15 April 2021)

Immersive experiences

Curiosum's dome-shaped building houses the dome theater with seating for up to 70 people. It is equipped with a 360 ° screen and state-of-the-art projection and sound technology to offer the visitor immersive experiences. In the dome, you can watch dome movies and join us on breathtaking voyages of discovery among large and small in our fantastic universe. Fasten your seat belt, now we're off!

Curiosum is closed

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we are temporarily closed to the public until earliest the beginning of June.

We closely follow the recommendations of Umeå University and the Public Health Authorities regarding Covid-19. Read more: https://www.umu.se/en/covid-19/

Phantom of the Universe
Phantom of the Universe

Join physicists and astronomers in the search for dark matter.

Pre-book tickets

Pre-book tickets

Book your ticket here and pay at our entrance.

Note: All activities must be pre-booked due to Covid-19.

From Earth to the Universe
From Earth to the Universe

Travel through time and space. Experience the starry sky and distant galaxies.

More about the dome theater

Wisdome
Wisdome

Curiosum is part of a national initiative to develop advanced dome theaters and learning environments.

Adaptation to COVID-19
Adaptation to COVID-19

Our measurements to reduce the risk of spreading infections.

Availability
Availability

and other practical information

Nerd facts about the dome

The dome is equipped with a dome screen that is 12 meters in diameter. The image is projected by six 4K projectors controlled by 7 powerful computers and the sound system is a 7.2 surround system.