National Space Centre
National Space Centre is based in Leicester, Leicestershire, and offers a professional and friendly team to help you have a great time and enjoy the experiences available.
The National Space Centre is a museum and educational resource covering the fields of space science and astronomy, along with a space research programme in partnership with the University of Leicester. It is located on the north side of the city in Belgrave, Leicester, England, next to the River Soar.
The National Space Centre supports access for all and is accessible to people in wheelchairs or with mobility issues, and other special needs. If you are unable to find the information you are looking for on this website, you can contact us for further information
Actvities at National Space Centre include:
- Museum & Space Centre
We have also included their opening times and contact details. If you have any questions, you can contact the venue directly.
Activities available in this location
At the National Space Centre, we are dedicated to making sure everybody has the perfect day out.
Alongside our access provision listed here, we have also created multiple events for our wide and varied audiences:
Space Lates - Quieter evenings with talks and workshops for those who want to delve deeper into space science.
Accessible Afternoons - An afternoon to support children, young adults and families with additional needs and disabilities, designed for SEND visitors who would benefit from a quieter experience.
Small Space Days - A day of exploration for our littlest visitors. The Centre is not open to groups or schools on this day, so small children are able to toddle, explore and engage with the exhibition freely.
SEN Home Education Days - An accessible day dedicated to SEN (Special Educational Needs) home educated children and their families