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the best day ever that you will have!!!

birthday partys at the space centre

The National Space Centre Birthday Party Packages are ideal for children aged 5-14.

The Birthday Party Packages include entrance to the award winning National Space Centre, a fulldome planetarium show and party food beneath the giant rockets in a party themed area of Boosters Restaurant.

Your Birthday Party Package includes:

  • A member of Space Crew will meet and greet your party upon arrival.
  • If you need to unload bags and coats, there are facilities available.
  • Choose to arrive early and enjoy the whole Centre before lunch, or arrive and sit beneath the rockets for lunch first and then discover the National Space Centres galleries and planetarium.
  • Why not bring along a birthday cake to round off your lunch? Space Crew will light the candles and bring it to your table.
  • Save yourself time by pre-booking party bags for your guests.
UK National Space Centre Visit

The booster cafe and cargo bay shop

Booster cafe : Round off your visit with a meal under our amazing rockets in Boosters restaurant. Serving a selection of freshly made and locally sourced sandwiches and snacks, as well as hot and cold drinks and our chef makes fresh soup everyday.

We're often asked for the recipes for our delicious soups. Try these out of this world soup recipes at home.

Cargo Bay Shop:The Cargo Bay shop stocks a full range of fun and interactive space toys, books, games and telescopes, there really is something for everybody to remember their visit.

National Space Centre TV AD Summer 2010

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opening hours

we are open from Tuseday-friday at 10.00 till 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


Enter a world of discovery at Conkers • Take off at the National Space centre.

Enjoy three full days out at three world class attractions with our special Must See 3 ticket. Two Adults and two children under 14 are just £65, that's a saving of 35%!

Family of 4 £65
Adult £25

Child £15