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With six interactive galleries, the UK’s largest planetarium, unique 3D Simulator experience and the iconic 42m high Rocket Tower, the award-winning National Space Centre is an out of this world experience.

Open Today 10:00 - 17:00

New for 2016

Find out how the Kettering Satellite Group beat the CIA to uncover a secret Russian launch site at the height of the Cold War.

Blast off with Tim Peake through the ISS Launch Experience and learn about his mission in space.

Introducing…

New Kettering Satellite Group Exhibition.
New 
Tim Peake ISS Launch Experience.
Our latest Planetarium Show, ‘We Are Stars’.

Astro Camp Summer

16 Jul 16 - 04 Sep 16

Let us put you through your paces and see if you have the Right Stuff to be an astronaut.

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Astro Camp Summer

16 Jul 16 - 04 Sep 16

Let us put you through your paces and see if you have the Right Stuff to be an astronaut.

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Robin Ince

09 Sep 16

Sony Gold Award winning comedian and science enthusiast, Robin Ince (Radio 4’s Infinite Monkey Cage with Prof Brian Cox) is…

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Small Space Toddler Day

09 Sep 16

Small and Tiny Clanger will be joining our Mission Commanders for a day dedicated to our youngest astronauts.

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POP! Science!

24 Sep 16

Take a seat beneath the satellites for a night of music, comedy, magic and science!

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Chris Hadfield

13 Oct 16

Chris Hadfield joins us for a very special day of talks, workshops, book signings and a gala dinner in the…

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Film Club – Aliens 30th Anniversary

29 Oct 16

Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the sci-fi classic.

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The First Men in the Moon

11 Nov 16

To launch our weekend dedicated to all things Steampunk, an evening celebrating the 150th birthday of…

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Recent Blog Post:

Q&A: Space Crew to Space Industry

21/07/2016Written by Tamela Maciel

We catch up with two Space Crew alumni who share their careers and tips on working in the space industry.

Image Credit: Dan Wray