The Astronomical Centre Rijeka consists of multifunctional premises, an observatory and a digital planetarium. It is unique of its kind in Croatia and this part of Europe. It provides meeting rooms, which can be used for a variety of purposes and suit individual needs. Originally built during the Second World War as a military fortress, the Centre was reconstructed in 2009 and became a unique environment setting for education and entertainment. It is located near the bypass of Rijeka and boasts stunning views of the Kvarner Bay and the hinterland. Bright colors of the interior, professional staff and a special program offered by the planetarium make it an ideal setting for various events. Its marketing strategy has been an integral part of the main plan and strategy for tourism development in the Republic of Croatia. The Centre has been awarded several prizes by the Croatian National Tourist Board. The object has free wireless access and it is adjusted for visitors with disabilities.