Be curious together

Got a budding young astronaut on your hands? Is your little one starting to look a lot like Lovell? Jodrell Bank is the perfect place for families to explore their shared sense of curiosity and discover the wonders of science together.

We hold regular events throughout the year, from Meet the Expert to live Science Shows, that inspire families to get involved with science in action. Meanwhile, we produce a range of home-science resources so you can continue your journey of discovery beyong your visit.

What’s On?

Explore and experiment…

Make a spectroscope

Spectroscopes are instruments which separate light depending on its wavelength. Make your own and experiment with it.

Rocket Juice

Place your rocket on to the straw and you’re ready. To launch your rocket simply squeeze the carton and watch your rocket fly!