This fabulous photograph shows a view of Earth from Space. It shows the thin blue line of our atmosphere which keeps us alive and protected from all the dangerous stuff in Space; wow that line looks pretty thin how can that protect us? We can learn all sorts of things about Earth from photographs like these. We can also learn all sorts of things about Space too both from Earth based telescopes and from telescopes out in Space.
Come and join us to find out some fascinating facts about Earth through some very cool experiments, including ice bergs and then we can look beyond Earth to the wider Universe.
Please note that the workshop is for children only. We actively encourage adults to leave their children with us unless they need one to one support.
Please phone The Centre to make a booking 01323 832731
SPECIAL OFFER: Please note that the cost of the workshop is for the workshop only. If you would like to visit The Centre either after or before the workshop then you will have to purchase an entrance ticket. However, we are offering a special discounted rate of just £6 pp if admission to The Centre is purchased at the time of pre-booking a workshop (not including twilight workshops). This special offer admission applies to any adults who are dropping off children booked onto a workshop and who wish to stay in The Centre and any children within the same group that are not attending the workshop but wish to stay in The Centre (up to a reasonable limit).
FOR EXAMPLE: if the booking is for 1 child attending a workshop and staying in The Centre after the workshop, 1 child not attending the workshop and 1 adult, then you pay:
£12.75 for the workshop + £6 to stay in The Centre after the workshop = £18.75.
£6 for the adult
£6 for the extra child not attending the workshop
This discount only applies if pre-booked AT THE SAME TIME AS BOOKING THE WORKSHOP.
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The Observatory Science Centre is part of Science Projects Ltd, a company limited by guarantee registered in England No: 02186073 and a registered charity No: 298542. The registered office is 3 – 15 Stirling Road, Acton, London. W3 8DJ. UK.