NSC Face Of Space (215)


Please note, our prices may vary from what is displayed on the website; please speak to a member of the bookings team for our most up-to-date prices.

£10 + VAT per student/school child

£10 + VAT per additional adult 

£7.50 + VAT per nursery child

1 Supervisory adult free per 10 students (years 5+)

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

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

Key Stage 1 'Night and Day': £1 + VAT per student

Key Stage 1 & 2 'The Planets': £1 + VAT per student

Key Stage 2 – 4 'Tour of the Night Sky': £1 + VAT per student

Key Stage 2 – 4 'Journey through the Solar System': £1 + VAT per student


If you would like more than one planetarium show, or you have a student returning on an annual pass, additional shows are charged at £2.50 + VAT per student.

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, £175+ VAT

Our brand new TetraStar Space Missions are now available to book! Find out more at the Tetrastar Space Mission Experience page.

Maximum per group: 36 Students

60 Minute workshop, £240 +VAT

Current Shows

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

Duration: 30 minutes

Maximum capacity: 60 Students

30-minute Live show, £95 +VAT


4 Sessions From £500 + VAT*

Outreach Workshops

4 Sessions From £500 + VAT*

We have a variety of outreach programmes to choose from. For workshops, please see our Workshops page, and for Stardome, visit the Stardome page.

Please note: We only travel a maximum of 45 minutes from the National Space Centre.

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

Operation Space Station

£200+ VAT

1 Hour Video Conferencing Session

£155 + VAT

30 Min Video Conferencing Session

£110 + VAT

It is recommended that you download and use one of our gallery trails to guide your students around our galleries. 

These are available in a pdf format and can be downloaded from our website and printed before your visit - click here for more information. We may not be able to print on the day and any printing will incur a cost.

£40 + VAT per child. 

£10 + VAT per additional supervisor

1 Supervisory adult free per 8 children.

For exclusive hire we require a minimum of 150 children - any reductions in numbers below 150 will result in the exclusive hire status of your event changing, and you may still be liable for full payment of booked numbers. Smaller groups can book, but may be joined by other similar groups.

Sleepover events can accommodate a maximum of 200 children.


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


Scouting and Guiding

Why not take advantage of our Scouting and Guiding packages throughout the year. Tickets are priced at £27.00 per child, in which you will receive the following:

Space Trail to help explore the galleries
Presenter led activities
Woven badge
Allocated lunch slot area
Entrance to the galleries
Presenter-led Tour of the Night Sky Planetarium show

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