Open daily 10 am - 5 pm. Last admission 3 pm
The Launch Box will be open until 3 pm and The Cafe until 4.30 pm
We have a Spectacular daily programme of activities for the local school holiday including Telescope Tours and Science Shows.
Once you have paid your admission there is no extra charge for these tours / shows.
Science Shows are normally 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm
Telescope Tours are normally midday, 2 pm and 4 pm
Please check times when you arrive.
This October we are presenting 'Newton in Motion' science show!
We are having an extended opening on Friday 1st November when The Centre will be open to 8 pm, with last admission 6 pm.
We will be hoping for clear skies and viewing through historic telescopes.
Our inflatable planetarium will be in action all day with timed presentations from 11 am onwards: additional £2 pp.
Food / refreshments available until 7 pm.
Our usual parking field is temporarily closed following recent unprecedented rainfall
Please use the hardstanding car park on Wartling Road: just south of the estate entrance
Blue Badge parking bays available as usual behind the main building
All parking is free!
Please do call ahead to check......