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Prices

We offer a range of packages to suit your budget. Please see the list and options below. If you have any questions, please contact our Bookings Team on 0116 258 2111 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


Exhibition and Planetarium

£7.50 + VAT per student

£7.50 + VAT per additional adult 

1 Supervisory adult free per 10 students (years 5+)
1 Supervisory adult free per 5 students (Early years – year 4)

 


Premium Planetarium Shows

You may upgrade your planetarium show for one of the following, presenter led shows:

Key Stage 1 & 2 Night and Day £0.50 + VAT per student

Key Stage 2 – 4 Tour of the Night Sky £0.50 + VAT per student

 

If you would like more than one planetarium show, additional shows are charged at £2.50 + VAT per student.

 


Workshops

We have a variety of workshops available for reception through to Key stage 4 for more information see our workshops page.

Maximum per group: 36 students.


60 Minute workshop £129.17 + VAT

 


LIVE Science Show

There is a charge of £62.50 + VAT per show max 60 students per show. 

 

Current Shows

It IS Rocket Science - Live exciting planetarium science presentation (Please note this show includes explosions). Duration: 30 minutes

 


Challenger Learning Centre Simulated Space Mission

This price includes a set of mission preparation resources, which will be sent to you on booking.
A standard mission is suitable for a min 14 or max 34 students. This mission is aimed at year 5+.

2.5 hour mission £350 + VAT

1 hour mission £250 + VAT

 

Space Cadets Mission (Years 3 - 5)

The Space Cadets Mission package includes: a special self guided gallery trail and free entrance to the galleries it does not include a planetarium show, this can be purchased when making a booking.
A Space Cadets mission is suitable for between 8 and 16 students per mission. Up to 4 missions can be run per day.

1 x 1 hour mission £250 + VAT 

2 x 1 hour mission £475 + VAT

3 x 1 hour mission £700 + VAT

4 x 1 hour mission £925 + VAT

 


In Your School

StarDome
4 Sessions From £416.66 + VAT*

Outreach Workshops
4 Sessions From £416.66 + VAT*

We have a variety of programmes to choose from for our outreach programmes see our workshops page and for stardome visit the stardome page.

Please note: We only travel a maximum of 75 minutes from the National Space Centre.

* There is an additional charge of 45p per mile for distances over 30 miles.

 


Virtual Classroom - Video Conferencing

e-mission: Operation Montserrat
This price includes teacher training (over video link) and access to mission preparation resources.

A mission is suitable for up to 30 students.
£300 + VAT

Operation Space Station
£175 + VAT

1 Hour Video Conferencing Session
£104.17 + VAT

30 Min Video Conferencing Session
£58.34 + VAT

 


Sleepovers

£25 + VAT per child. 

£7.50 + VAT per additional supervisor

1 Supervisory adult free per 8 children.

For exclusive hire we have a minimum of 200 attendees. Smaller groups can book but will be attend the event with other similar groups.

 

Please note: There is a £10 per child non-returnable deposit payable on booking.
 

 


 Human Spaceflight in the 'Spaceflight Induction Module' – S.I.M

Available to students 1.2 metres or taller, Max numbers are 15 students plus 2 staff per ride.

£1.00 per student payable at the ride

 

 


 Education Award Scheme

You may be eligible to apply for a free visit or programme; if your school or community group falls into one or more specific categories.

Read here for further information.

 


 

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