Events

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One Giant Leap at the National Space Centre

One Giant Leap at the National Space Centre

Date: Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - Sun, 01 Sep 2019

Venue: The National Space Centre

Enjoy a summer holiday of immersive science fun for all the family. Witness what happened after the Eagle landed, come and see a piece of the Moon, discover the people who made moon landing possible and make your own mission patch! Book online to upgrade to a FREE Annual Pass.

October 2019

Bricklive® Outer Space

Bricklive® Outer Space

Date: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 - Sun, 20 Oct 2019

Venue: Leicester City Centre

50 years ago humans raced to the moon and this October half-term Leicester will host its very own Space Race! Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to explore Leicester city centre and locate all 15 of the space-themed LEGO® brick models. Navigate your way around the city by downloading the free LoyalFree app on your smartphone and following the Bricklive® Outer Space Trail – remember to stamp your space passport by scanning the QR Code at all the locations you visit!

Museum of the Moon

Museum of the Moon

Date: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 - Sun, 20 Oct 2019

Venue: Leicester Cathedral

Luke Jerram's stunning Museum of the Moon will return to Leicester Cathedral this October, with each centimetre of the internally lit spherical sculpture representing 5km of the moon's surface. Measuring seven metres in diameter, the moon features detailed NASA imagery of the lunar surface for a truly awe-inspiring experience.

Retro Arcade Games in Space

Retro Arcade Games in Space

Date: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 - Sun, 20 Oct 2019

Venue: Public Screens in Leicester City Centre

Get in touch with your inner gamer and play retro-style computer games inspired by the Moon landing! The games will be hosted on large-scale screens across the city. Simply come along and connect with your smartphone to take part. Have some fun, challenge your friends, or try and finish the week with the highest score on our public leaderboard!