Admission Tickets

Admission tickets

You can book your admission tickets ONLINE HERE or at the front desk when you arrive.

The following admission charges apply from Monday 14th January 2019

Gift Aid Prices Excludes Gift Aid
Adults £8.50 £7.65
(Over 60’s and students with valid ID)
£7.50 £6.75
(Aged 4 to 16)
£6.50 £5.85
Under 4s FREE FREE
Family of 3 £20.00 £18.15
Family of 4 £27.00 £24.55
Family of 5 £33.00 £30.00


Gift Aid prices include a 10% donation which allows us to reclaim 25p of each £1 paid for admission. If you are eligible, please consider the Gift Aid Admission price, it provides us with valuable extra funds that enable us to continue our work to protect, share and celebrate this important site.

Car Parking Charges

Please note that a £4 car parking charge appliesFind out more here. 

Discounts and Savings:

There are plenty of savings and discounts available for families including FREE tickets for under 4s! Plus, you’ll find discounted ticket prices for children under 18, and some great savings for family groups. Meanwhile, over 60s and NUS students can take advantage of impressive concessions rates.


If you would like to arrange a group visit for a party of 10 or more, please call us on 01477 571766 to discuss your visit before booking your tickets online. You can find more information about group visits here, including special group prices and talk, tour, and food packages.

School Holidays:

Our popular family science shows run during our school holiday programme. Science Shows are free with general admission and can be booked on arrival, depending on availability. We expect it to be busy during the holidays, so why not purchase your admission tickets online before you arrive?

Annual Passes

Why not upgrade you admission ticket to an annual pass?

The annual pass scheme offers unlimited visits to the Discovery Centre throughout the year, and is a great way for you to demonstrate your support. There are plenty of other benefits too including 10% discount on selected events and regular e-newsletters keeping you up to date on news and what’s on.

Join us year round and you will enjoy:

  • unlimited annual free entry to our Discovery Centre, its grounds and gardens
  • repeat visits to our inspiring holiday science shows
  • 10% discount on selected events*
  • regular communication about what’s on
  • Jodrell Bank Booklet

“Jodrell Bank is an out of this world educational experience – fantastic family fun!”

Annual pass rates start at £16.50, and can be purchased as a gift if required. From 1st June 2017, Annual Pass rates will be

Individual £22.00 Click here to join
Child/Concession* £16.50 Click here to join
Family (1 adult, 2 children) £51.00 Click here to join
Family (1 adult, 3 children) £66.00 Click here to join
Family (2 adults, 2 children) £72.00 Click here to join
Family (2 adults, 3 children) £85.00 Click here to join

*Child Passes are available for ages 4-18 (under 4s go free)
Concessions are available for over 60s and students (NUS card required)

Join here

* (Please note that this applies only to events organised by the Discovery Centre and not to those organised by external agencies)

Please also note that Annual Pass holders to not receive free admission or discounts for our Home Educators Days.

Gift Tickets and Passes

Admission tickets and passes make for great gifts and are valid for one year (from the day of purchase or from Christmas Day if purchased as a festive gift)

Gift admission can be purchased for friends and loved ones here

Adult Gift Admission £7.65
Concession £6.75
Child (4-18) £5.85