image for Children's Activity Event item typePlanetarium at University of Kent

Family Event, from 26 Aug 2017

Contact

Gulbenkian Tickets & Information

01227 769075

Address

Giles Lane,
Canterbury,
CT2 7LX

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 26 Aug A Little Wilder
Sat 26 Aug Animation Creatures
Sat 26 Aug Beastie
Sat 26 Aug Box-Head Beasts
Sat 26 Aug Family Matter
Sat 26 Aug In The Eyes Of The Animals

Details

Astrodome
Presented by the School of Physical Sciences, University of Kent.

In this mobile planetarium, take a look into the night sky and get up close to discover more about the objects that you can see out in space.

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toilets

Children welcome

Awarded 'Best University Accommodation for Groups 2015' for a most impressive 8th consecutive year. Readers of Group Travel Organiser magazine vote for the award which was presented to the University by Travel Writer and Broadcaster, Simon Calder.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 26 Aug 2017
Sun 27 Aug 2017
Times:
Saturday 26 August: 10.15am | 11.15am | 12.15pm | 2.15pm | 3.15pm | 4.15pm
Sunday 27 August: 10.15am | 11.15am | 12.15pm | 2.15pm | 3.15pm | 4.15pm

Location: Eliot Hall.

Prices

Tickets are free but we recommend you book in advance.

All are welcome to our 30 minute presenter led shows but the space is dark and we do not recommend the experience for very young children or babies.

Recommended for ages 5+ years, no babies.

Directions

See location of University of Kent on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TR 138596  Lat: 51.29537 Long: 1.06527

With easy access to the A2/M2, M20, M25, rail and bus links and the Channel Tunnel/Ferry Terminals the university is easily accessible by road, rail and sea.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Canterbury West station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Awarded 'Best University Accommodation for Groups 2015' for a most impressive 8th consecutive year. Readers of Group Travel Organiser magazine vote for the award which was presented to the University by Travel Writer and Broadcaster, Simon Calder.