National Space Centre

at Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NS

The award winning National Space Centre is the UK’s largest attraction dedicated to space. Main site To Book Tickets: Twitter: @spacecentre YouTube:

National Space Centre
Exploration Drive
Leicester LE4 5NS
United Kingdom


The National Space Centre, the UK’s largest space visitor attraction. Upon arrival you will understand why this really is a visit that is out of this world. Journey through the six hands-on galleries and sit back in awe in the UK's largest planetarium, as we take you on a voyage of discovery in the 360° fulldome experience. Challenge yourself in over 150 interactive experiences and travel through three floors in the glass lifts in the 42m high Rocket Tower. Whatever the weather, enjoy a day of breathtaking discovery and interactive fun for all the family.

How To Get to National Space Centre

By Road: The National Space Centre is located just off the A6, two miles north of Leicester City Centre, midway between Leicester's inner and outer ring roads. Brown road signs with a distinctive rocket logo will direct you from the arterial routes around Leicester. By Train: East Midland Trains and Cross Country Trains serve Leicester Station. From here you can either take a bus or a taxi to the National Space Centre. First bus 54 runs every 10 minutes Monday to Saturday and every 20 minutes on Sunday from Charles Street, a short walk from the station.


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