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Amazing!!

Full of glorious exhibits and descriptions with explanations, this place is a must for all those... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JacsandDave
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Brightlingsea, United Kingdom
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Very interesting

Really interesting and informative visit- plenty of varied sources of information well laid out at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve E
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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 yesterday via mobile

Brilliant day Planetarium was excellent, the simulators were great fun and this was a perfect venue for this event. The food was a good price and tasty. Will visit again with the grandchildren.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great day and lots to fill your day. Food is a reasonable price and plenty we can't wait to return.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited on a Sunday at the beginning of September, £54 for a family but that does get you into the Sir Patrick Moore 360° Planetarium for a show and also allow you to return free for 12 months. The show we watched in the planetarium...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went here with family and grandchildren aged 6, 4 and 2 years and one word can only describe it and that is excellent. Our visit was enjoyed by the children and adults alike. Yes it is expensive to get it but you can easily spend...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is such a great place to visit so much to see and do especially for children and big kids a bit pricey but well worth it.More

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Malika A, Manager at National Space Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Huge thanks for visiting the National Space Centre and your 5* review. We are delighted you had a great day out and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sorry you feel that the entry price is expensive. We feel that the FREE Annual...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Full of glorious exhibits and descriptions with explanations, this place is a must for all those who are interested in where we come from.

Thank JacsandDave
Malika A, Manager at National Space Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for visiting the National Space Centre and taking time to offer feedback.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really interesting and informative visit- plenty of varied sources of information well laid out at a good price. Only gripe/ someone control the school children and stop them from aimlessly running around and shouting as opposed to actually learning somethingMore

Thank Steve E
Malika A, Manager at National Space Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for visiting the National Space Centre and taking time to offer feedback. We work with schools to try to ensure that teachers and teaching assistants supervise their groups at all times. I am sure you will appreciate that the learning outside of the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A child's play centre with a few rockets thrown in. Insulting frankly and very overpriced. You even have to pay extra to park. Exceptionally disappointed. Waste of timeMore

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Malika A, Manager at National Space Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for visiting the National Space Centre and taking time to offer feedback. We appreciate that everybody is different and for some people a Science and Discovery Centre is not for them. We are all different, you sit between a 5 and a 4...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took our 6 year old Grandson here as he'd done Space at school and it seemed to capture his imagination. He never wants to go amywhere and usually moans his way round, but not this time. There are so many interactive activities he didn't...More

Thank SueLyn
Malika A, Manager at National Space Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Huge thanks for visiting the National Space Centre and your 5* review. We are delighted you had a great day out and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Parking is £3 for the full day. The charge covers the upkeep of the facility,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"Best Show Ever" this is what my 6 year old boy said when the planetarium film ended. It was amazing and I did not hear one child crying which I thought may happen. I will definitely be going again as we got a free upgraded...More

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Malika A, Manager at National Space Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Huge thanks for visiting the National Space Centre and your 5* review. We are delighted you had a great day out and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. It is the best show ever (we may be biased!) ;-)

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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
7 September 2018|
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Response from Malika A | Property representative |
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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emma041282
10 August 2018|
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Response from Sarahs33 | Reviewed this property |
We booked but plenty paying on the door. You get a free annual pass with your entrance fee so great value x
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