Prepare for May-hem this Half Term at Jodrell Bank!

Posted 1 May, 2024

image Travel the stars with our new show ‘Curious Kids: Solar System Spectacular’

Travel through the cosmos with our brand-new science show, “Curious Kids: Solar System Spectacular”. This engaging and interactive presentation will take young explorers on a thrilling adventure across the stars, touring the Milky Way and beyond. It’s not just educational; it’s an out-of-this-world experience designed to spark curiosity and inspire astronomers and astronauts of all ages!

In addition to our stellar new show, don’t miss the temporary exhibition, “Time is Running Out”. This pivotal exhibit sheds light on the biggest questions climate scientists and engineers are trying to answer, showcasing innovative solutions and the ways the natural world  is giving us new ways of thinking about the future. It’s a must-see for future scientists and anyone passionate about our planet.

Get hands-on with creativity at our space-themed arts and crafts stations. Design your own rockets and craft paper windmills with our lovely team of volunteers. It’s a perfect activity for those little hands eager to make and learn.

And for a pitstop with a view, make sure to head into one of our two cafes where you can pick up delicious treats and admire the incredible beauty of our site and the iconic Lovell Telescope. Standing as a beacon of scientific discovery, get up close with this monumental structure and learn about its pivotal role in advancing space research.

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