Colin Crosby Heritage Tours

Solar System Summer at Leicester

[An image showing Solar System Summer at Leicester]The National Space Centre in Leicester has a feast of fun for children this Summer.

"Armageddon....Rise of the Robots" takes place over the weekend of 23rd and 24th June. Children can see fighting robots and even build their own.

Each week during the "Solar Sysytem Summer" will feature a different planet, and these can be explored through demonstrations, workshops, crafts and competitions.

Then on 4th October, the 50th anniversary of the launch of Sputnik with an event called "50 Years in Space".