National Space Centre


"With six interactive galleries, the UK's largest planetarium, and the iconic 42m high Rocket Tower, the award-winning National Space Centre is an out of this world!"
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Contact details

National Space Centre National Space Centre, Exploration Drive, Leicester, Leicestershire, East Midlands, LE4 5NS
Phone: 0116 261 0261

Standing and Queueing

Seating is available throughout the galleries.

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access
The Sir Patrick Moore Planetarium has spaces for up to 6 wheelchairs. Wheelchairs are available on loan to visitors free of charge (subject to availability)

Short Distances

Short distance
We have over 400 spaces in our car park, including 23 enhanced accessibility spaces, all charged at £3 pay and display for the whole day.

Access To Toilets

Access To Toilets
Male, female and disabled toilets are situated throughout the centre.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs
Assistance dogs are welcome.

Accessing Visual Information

Accessing Visual Information
Large print information is available upon request. Touch tours are available with prior booking

Accessing Audible Information

Accessing Audible Information
An induction loop is fitted in the Sir Patrick Moore Planetarium and most audio exhibits are subtitled.

Other Notes

Other Notes
A first aid trained member of staff is always on duty.