Apollo Astronight at the Science Museum

Saturday 20th July 2019 from 19:00pm to Sunday 21st July 2019 10:00am

The Science Museum

Exhibition Road, South Kensington, SW7 2DD


Description

This July, to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the first Apollo Moon landing, the Science Museum invites you to a one-off, family-only, overnight space spectacular.

Discover what astronauts eat in space, hitch a ride and journey across the Moon in a lunar rover workshop or get hands-on in highly interactive drop-in sessions at this bumper sleepover. Plus, all the regular Astronights highlights will be here for you to enjoy including access to Wonderlab: The Equinor Gallery and an opportunity to sit back and relax with a space film in our IMAX 3D Cinema.

In addition to a packed schedule of space activities, each camper will receive a goody bag containing space-theme treats including limited edition pyjamas for the kids and NASA t-shirts for the adults.

This event takes place as part of the Science Museum's Summer of Space festival.


Bookings

Please contact the venue for all enquiries.

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Event weather

20/07/19
19:00
22°
38%
20/07/19
22:00
19°
10%
21/07/19
01:00
17°
1%
21/07/19
04:00
15°
1%
Weather forecast for Earl's Court Youth Hostel (0.58 miles away) updated 18/07/19 at 06:01.

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