22-25 July 2021 Jodrell Bank Observatory

Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre: Lunar Sandpit

Meet the Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre team and enjoy a day out on the Moon! You can land a rocket, explore the lunar surface with our toys and tools, or even leave a footprint behind just like the Apollo astronauts did in 1969!

You’ll also get the chance to find out more about the Apollo 11 mission that landed humans on the Moon for the first time exactly 50 years ago. Plus, discover more about Jodrell Bank’s fascinating role in that historic mission.

Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre is an award-winning visitor attraction that welcomes over 180,000 visitors to Jodrell Bank every year. It’s highly regarded public engagement programme shares the mind-blowing science and inspiring tories of Jodrell Bank, the UK’s newest UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Days

Friday 2019, Saturday 2019, Sunday 2019