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Christmas 2022: Last orders Thursday 15th December for shop merchandise and Gift Ticket Packages which will be posted on Friday 16th December.

Packages should arrive before Christmas but The Observatory Science Centre cannot take responsibility for postal delays.

If you place orders after 15th December these will NOT be dispatched until 5th January 2023.

Christmas returns extended to 31st January 2023 for merchandise ordered in December 2022.


Fantastic range of science and astronomy gifts, souvenirs and exclusive merchandise that can be sent to you or direct to your family & friends.

We have 2 exclusive books: 'Astronomers at Herstmonceux' and 'The Isaac Newton Telescope' as well as own branded merchandise and Dave Thompson mugs.

Postage is FREE (UK addresses only) when you spend over £50

For international postage, please contact us before ordering shop@the-observatory.org

Please note: we are currently unable to post to EU.

If you would like to support us by purchasing multiple items please email us before ordering to enquire about postage options. 

If you have visited the science centre you will know we have a great shop, competitive prices and many more products than are featured here. We welcome enquiries so please contact us shop@the-observatory.org 

The Observatory Science Centre is part of the educational charity Science Projects Ltd. Every purchase helps to support us as we strive to maintain and develop this unique attraction in a Grade II* Listed site.

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Dave Thompson Ceramic Mug £9.50
Dave Thompson Enamel Mug £9.50
3D Planet bundle £7.50
3D Bookmark £2.00
Moonbeam 3D LED Light £16.50
Earth 3D LED Light £16.50
NASA Enamel Round Keyring £6.00
NASA Woven Fabric Patch £5.00
NASA Enamel Round Pin Badge £4.00
NASA Retro Enamel Pin Badge £4.00
Solar System Magnets £7.50
Water Rokit £14.00
OSCar Teddy Bear £5.00
Large Metal Spring £7.50
3D Space Wallet £5.50
Sensory Slug £5.50
NASA Space Shuttle £9.50
Solar System: 3D Model Kit £4.00
Solar Robot 3-in-1 Kit £9.00
Metal YoYo: Blue £2.00
Metal YoYo: Red £2.00
Metal YoYo: Green £2.00
Globe 3D Kit £4.00
Make Your Own Volcano Kit £7.50
Observatory Thermal Mug £6.00
Dig Your Own Minerals £4.50
Dig Your Own Fossils £4.50
Solar Multi Kit £8.00
Robot Money Box Kit £4.00
Triple Pack Jump Rockets £15.00
Cut Agate Nodule £6.50
Space Kaleidoscope £3.75
Fingerprint Kit £7.00
Rainbow Writer Pen £2.50
Intergalactic Pinball £5.00
Viewnoculars £4.25
Expandaball £4.25
Saturn V Mug £6.50
Solar System Mug £6.50
Fruit and Veg Clock Kit £8.00
Astronaut Mug £6.50
Water Hoopla £3.50
ECO 3D Dinosaur Puzzle Kit £4.00
Desktop Bell £2.50
Marble Run £5.00
Marble Run Large £10.00
Construction Kits £2.50
Construction Kit Large £5.50
Large Smelly Science Kit £11.50