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Had a lovely few hours here . £15 to get in and enjoyed wandering, reading and exploring the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sally S
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Great day out for 6 adults 2 children, so much information to take in. The planetarium was by far... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
hark_herald
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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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The National Space Centre really is a visit that is out of this world. Take a journey through out themed galleries, stopping at over 150 interactive experiences! Sit back in awe in the UK’s largest planetarium as we take you on a voyage of discovery...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took our 3 children here for a Sunday afternoon. The exhibits are impressive, but there are so many little nooks, that we spent ages looking for each other. A floor map or guide would be really handy, so you could get a handle on...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Attended for my friends' wedding which was perfect in every way. Fabulous exhibits, loads to see and do. We had access to certain areas, which has whetted my appetite for more... will definitely visit again.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not really sure what I expected but a little disappointed that there wasn’t much for little ones. I know it’s hard to cater for all ages but it was lost on the 4 year old. I thought there could have been story telling areas where...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Give it a go, interesting and informative. Plenty of items to press and be interactive with, suggest you take food with you food is a bit expensive!!

Thank Susav6
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited yesterday & met up with friends who had travelled 170 miles! We have visited once before just over a year ago & really enjoyed it back then but yesterday was a fantastic day too!! Our friends who visited too also LOVED it, within our...More

Thank Leon B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely few hours here . £15 to get in and enjoyed wandering, reading and exploring the universe. Seeing rockets and satellites and space stations.....Planetarium show was great and we got given a time to go. Food was cheap ... a salad, baguette, Crisps...More

Thank Sally S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has a little something for everyone, and caters for the needs of every visitor. I took my niece here, she's 10, and she enjoyed it and found it as interesting as I did.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic exhibition. You’d need a day or return visits to see it all. School parties attend but all children were managed by teachers and did not impinge on other visitors. Where to begin. Everything you ever wanted to know about space, space exploration and space...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day out for 6 adults 2 children, so much information to take in. The planetarium was by far the best we’ve ever been too and our 5 & 6 year old couldn’t stop talking about it. Very educational for young and old. Food was...More

Thank hark_herald
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I saw the sign on the M1 years ago. Turned off & it was shut. Finally got there today.There were lots of school trips so it was busy.Thought I'd be out of place with them in the planetarium so missed that. Lots of stuff to...More

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AHA2008
17 October 2018|
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Response from Malika A | Property representative |
Depends on which Centre Park you are visiting. I had a look on Google Maps and the closest seems to be Sherwood Forest, which is around an hour away.
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Vondababe
23 September 2018|
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Response from Malika A | Property representative |
If you call on Monday (09:00 - 17:00) our bookings team can transfer your booking to another date.
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mark p
8 September 2018|
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An additional Planetarium show is £3 per person and can be booked at the ticket desk upon arrival (subject to availability)
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