TICKETS NOW ON SALE (until 04 July)

Due to significantly reduced tickets to support social distancing, we are SOLD OUT
for all dates prior to 06 June 2021. School visits are SOLD OUT until September 2021
(online programmes still available).

Booking in advance is essential (including Annual Pass and Gift Voucher holders).

Please visit our ESSENTIAL INFORMATION page to plan your visit.

The Centre will be open Saturday/Sunday in Leicestershire school term
and Monday to Sunday during Leicestershire school holiday periods.

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

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:

Partial Solar Eclipse 2021

09/06/2021Written by Eleanor Morton

On 10 June the UK will experience a partial solar eclipse.

Partial solar eclipse from space. Credit: ESA

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