Times and Prices

318 Days for the Price of One
Take advantage of this special offer. Buy your tickets in advance to upgrade to a FREE Annual Pass.


Adult 13.00

Child (5-16)* 11.00

Concession§ 11.00

Under 5 FREE 

Parking (all day ) 2.00**

QuoteyFor just £17 extra for a family of 4, you can get two full days out at Conkers and Snibston when you buy a Must See 3 ticket at the National Space Centre!

We are open:

Tuesday - Friday 10:00-16:00
Saturday & Sunday 10:00-17:00

We are closed on Mondays, except for the following holidays:

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

For some special events, we are also open in the evening, check the Calendar for details!

Red Calendar Legend : We are open!

Blue Calendar Legend : 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.


For full terms and conditions of the Annual Pass offer please click HERE

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Must See Three

Enter a world of discovery at Conkers •  Take off at the National Space Centre • Experiment at Snibston Save over 35% on three amazing family days out.

 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%!

Buy a Must See 3 ticket at the National Space Centre next time you visit (valid until 15.12.2014)

Family of 4       £65 
Adult               £25
Child               £15

*Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult. § Over 60, Student (NUS card required), Disability. Parking for a full day is just £2

** Booking parking on-line does NOT reserve a parking space.

From our Blog:

Our cafe development is on the launch pad and as part of the new menu we took delivery of a milkshake machine today, so we had to have a "training" session and try some of the new flavours!


Space Now:

Following an ambitious 10 year journey, the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft entered 'orbit' around comet 67P/ Churyumov-Gerasimenko.


Birthday Parties:

Celebrate your birthday at the National Space Centre with our fantastic birthday party packages!

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