Look into space at Cambridge Science Centre this half term


Backed by the UK Space Agency, Cambridge Science Centre along with 19 science centres across the UK have joined forces with the European Space Agency’s first British astronaut, Tim Peake, to offer youngsters a unique opportunity to join his crew, learn about human space flight and follow life on the International Space Station.


Come along to Cambridge Science Centre during half term to hear from leading experts and get up close and personal with a genuine spacesuit!

Image: Suited for space - Take a close-up look at a real space suit, just like the one that will be keeping British astronaut Tim Peake safe when he starts his journey to the International Space Station in December. This Russian made suit is on loan to the Cambridge Science Centre for just one week, so catch it while you can!

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October Half Term
The Centre has lined up a packed programme of fun workshops, meet the expert sessions and activities throughout the half term break that all the family can enjoy. Check out the What's On section for more information.
On Saturday 31st October, Cambridge Science Centre will be transformed into a spooktacular hub of tricks and treats to delight and dazzle you this Halloween. Special prizes for fancy dress outfits.

Please be aware that normal admission charges to enter the Cambridge Science Centre will apply.


Cambridge Science Centre
18 Jesus Lane
United Kingdom



Cambridge Science Centre (CSC) is the only year-round science centre in the East of England. It specialises in taking complex scientific messages and making them accessible, exciting & fun for young learners. Through a combination of informal STEM outreach in schools & communities and visits to the Cambridge Centre, CSC has engaged with ~400,000 young learners, their families & teachers since opening in 2013.

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