Summer Stargazing 3D (ages 6+)

Step inside the giant silver ball for your very own tour of the known universe. Our team of inspiring presenters will deliver a different show every time you visit. Whether you're an amateur astronomer or completely new to stargazing, you'll be able to escape the everyday and leave inspired to discover the night sky for yourself.


22 May - 3 Sep

How Much

£3.50 | £1.75 for Members (General admission ticket required)



Who for

Ages 6+


Please check in advance for availability: 

  • Term Time, Monday - Friday: 2.45 & 4.15pm
  • Weekends, holidays and Bank Holidays: 12.30pm, 2.45, 4.15, 5pm

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This summer: 

  • Fly through the rings of the gas giant, Saturn and uncover a hidden world  
  • Discover constellations of stars including Aquila the Eagle and Lyra the Harp
  • Enjoy a spectacular meteor shower
  • See how the Earth compares to gigantic stars, planets and even the Milky Way Galaxy! 

This awe-inspiring show combines knowledgeable presenters with the most advanced Planetarium system in the UK to create a truly astounding experience.

Investigate the science of astronomy and find answers to questions you’ve always wanted to ask.

Please note

  • 3D technology is unsuitable for under 6’s due to health restrictions
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please arrive at the Planetarium (1st floor) 10 minutes before the start of the show


Image credit: Lee Pullen

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