Family Fun this Easter!

The Easter Holidays are nearly upon us and there’s plenty to explore at Jodrell Bank, including a host of free and fun-packed family activities!

The following shows and sessions are all included in your general admission tickets. Plus, don’t forget that along with the chance to see the impressive Lovell Telescope up close and in action, you can also explore interactive exhibitions and displays, discover 35 acres of gardens (including picnic areas and playground), and pay a visit to our popular Cafe and Gift Shop.

Book your admission tickets in advance today!

What’s on this Easter…

Black Holes Science Show!
3 – 17 April (weekdays only, inclusive of Good Friday and Easter Monday)
10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 14:30
Full of fun experiments and interactive demonstrations, our ever-popular live science shows are perfect for all the family. This Easter, our team have put together a brand new show all about the weird and wonderful science of black holes.
Find out more and reserve your place…

Make a Quasar Activity Sessions
3 – 17 April (weekdays only, excluding Good Friday and Easter Monday)
10:30 – 12:30 and 13:30 – 16:00
Join us for a drop-in session where you can create your own model of a quasar, one of the universe’s brightest and most distant objects. You’ll also learn how radio observations (including Jodrell Bank’s early experiments to link radio telescopes) led us to find out more about these remarkable energetic galaxies.
Find out more…

Meet the Expert!
3 – 17 April (weekdays only, excluding Good Friday and Easter Monday)
13:30
Here’s your chance to meet one of our resident science and astronomy experts. You’ll get to find out about their work and have the chance to ask the questions you’ve always wanted the answers to.
Find out more…

We’ll be opening early on weekdays throughout the Easter holidays (from 9:30am instead of our usual 10am start) to help families arrive in good time for the first science show (which begins at 10:30am). Click here to find out more about opening times and admission prices.

See you there!