Put things into (cosmological) perspective

First Light Pavilion Wins Again

We’re delighted to say that our spectacular new First Light Pavilion and permanent exhibition gallery, which opened in June 2022, has continued to win awards since its launch.


Make a Meadow – FREE activity for ticket holders 1st June.

We are excited to invite all our visitors to participate in a special event: Wildflower planting on our grass-topped dome at our First Light Pavilion on Thursday 1st June.


Celebrating the First Birthday of the First Light Pavilion

As we mark its first birthday this month, we celebrate the tremendous achievements of this architectural masterpiece that has welcomed over 100,000 people and won numerous well-deserved accolades in the process.


Bluedot Science – Explore at Jodrell Bank

Stories With bluedot zooming towards us this weekend, it’s time to plan your weekend of science (in between the music, art, amazing food, great bars and everything else). We’ve gathered together some of our themes so, if you’re a fan of astrophysics, saving the planet, aliens and anything else in…


Bluedot Science – Save Our Planet

Stories Save Our Planet With the effects of Climate Change becoming apparent across the world, now is the time for action. As everyone at bluedot knows – it’s important that we keep hope alive and work together to make a difference. We have experts here all weekend to give you…


Bluedot Science – The University of Manchester

Stories image Tim O’Brien, Professor of Astrophysics at The University of Manchester on the Lovell Stage Bluedot X University of Manchester Bluedot festival is a fantastic initiative, delivered at and around the University of Manchester’s Jodrell Bank campus. In particular, our…


Volunteers. We Thank You

During National Volunteers’ Week we are taking the opportunity to say a big ‘thank you’ to all of our fantastic volunteers for their hard work, passion and expertise. We wouldn’t be able to offer all of the amazing activities and special events that we do without their help.


Life without Limits! Meet our Crew!

We are proud to nurture a strong team, with many making their careers at Jodrell, and others passing through as they define their future. From a semi-professional footballer to cabin crew, we have an invaluable team of staff that work around their other jobs, hobbies, school or University, and if you’ve been to see us, you’ll have met some of them.


A New Voyage! Work Experience at Jodrell Bank

Ever thought about exploring the realms of the universe, or how it might feel to be immersed in the wonders of astrophysics? A week of Work Experience might be your gateway to such adventures, and Jodrell Bank offers just that opportunity!