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With six interactive galleries, the UK’s largest planetarium, 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

The National Space Centre is developing a brand new ticketing hall and welcome gallery. From 06 April to mid-July our main entrance will undergo some building work. During this period there will be an alternative entrance and our Tranquillity Base and 3D SIM ride will be closed. For more information and to follow our transformation, visit our facebook page

What's on

The Secret World of Gases

14 July 2018 - 02 September 2018

Science with a BANG!

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Film Club – Hidden Figures

25 August 2018

Hidden Figures tells the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson, who served as the brains…

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Small Space

10 September 2018

Small Space is the Toddler Takeover day for our youngest astronauts to enjoy at the National Space Centre.

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The FAB Worlds of Anderson

22 - 23 September 2018

We celebrate the fantastic legacy of Gerry And Sylvia Anderson in this very special weekend.

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Go 7! Apollo Half Term

13 October 2018 - 04 November 2018

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first mission in the Apollo space programme to carry a crew into space.

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Wally Funk’s Race for Space

15 October 2018

Wally Funk was one of the thirteen members of the 1961 Women in Space Programme.

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See more events happening at the Space Centre!

Events
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Recent Blog Post:

UK Spaceport: FAQ

17/07/2018Written by Tamela Maciel

Exactly what is a spaceport and why does the UK need space?

Launch from a UK spaceport, artist impression. Credit: Lockheed Martin.

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