Birla Temple & Planetarium

The Lord Venkateshwara temple or the Birla temple is built in white Rajasthani marble and graces one of the twin rocky hills overlooking the south end of Hussain Sagar lake. It’s open to Hindus and non-Hindus alike and gives an excellent view of the city, especially at sunset. On the adjacent hill is the planetarium and science museum. This museum has regular presentation on various subjects related to astronomy and space. Presentations in English at 11 am, 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. daily. It’s closed on the last Thursday of every month