National Space Centre
Visit The National Space Centre
The National Space Centre is an all-weather attraction for all the family, situated in the heart of the Midlands, located just two miles from Leicester city centre. Why not take a tour round the centre, or check out our special events and birthday parties for a full range of ideas to make your visit out of this world.
Times and prices
When we are open:
Tuesday - Friday 10:00 - 16:00
Saturday - Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
February Half Term Holiday (16-21 Feb) 10:00 - 17:00
Easter Holiday (5 - 27 April) 10:00 - 17:00
May Bank Holiday (5 May) 10:00 - 17:00
May Half Term Holiday (24 May - 1 June) 10:00 - 17:00
Summer Holiday (12 July - 31 August) 10:00 - 17:00
October Half Term Holiday (18 October - 2 November) 10:00 - 17:00
Christmas Holiday (20 December - 4 January) 10:00 - 17:00
For some special events, we are also open in the evening, check the Calendar for details!
: We are open!
: Special/Premium Event (see event pages for full details)
Please note, the Sir Patrick Moore Planetarium is closed for public screenings on 28th Feb, and 1st, 2nd, 26th and 27th March.
Child (5-16)* 11.00
Under 5 FREE
Parking (all day ) 2.00**