Space For Everyone

With six galleries, the UK’s largest planetarium, Rocket Tower, cafe, shop and all the facilities you would expect from an award winning visitor attraction, our teams are working hard to bring you the full experience in a safe space. Booking Online is Essential, support our charity AND upgrade to a FREE Annual Pass.

We have reduced capacity to support social distancing

Booking in advance is essential

Please follow Government guidelines on safe distancing

Face coverings must be worn throughout the Centre

If you are feeling unwell, please stay at home

Our team are fully trained and here to help

Travellers’ Choice Winner

We’re over the moon to be voted a Travellers’ Choice Winner, putting our Leicester based charity in the top 10% of attractions in the world.

What's on

International Observe the Moon Night

26 September 2020

#ObserveTheMoon is an annual worldwide public event that encourages observation, appreciation and understanding of our Moon.

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Destination Space – Telescopes

17 October 2020 - 01 November 2020

See the Universe in a different way.

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Space Crafts

11 July 2020

Discover fun Space Crafts and downloadable resources.

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See more events happening at the Space Centre!

mascot Look Right Down

Recent Blog Post:

RAF Fylingdales – We Are Watching

17/09/2020Written by Malika Andress

The RAF is synonymous with aircraft and flight, but did you know that a rural RAF tracking station on the North Yorkshire Moors once helped manage the safe launches of the Space Shuttle?

Solid State Phased Array Radar (SSPAR) at RAF Fylingdales, North Yorkshire CREDIT: Cherubino

🚀 The @spacecentre is available for exclusive hires, including filming and photography, until the end of the year.

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