There are variety of planetarium shows on throughout the weekend. Planetarium shows are £1.50 per person in addition to the Thinktank admission price. Tickets should be purchased at the ticket desk on arrival.

Wonders of the Universe

11.30am *with English subtitles

Look deep into space through the eyes of the Hubble Space Telescope and travel back billions of years to see the birth of the Universe.Witness the formation of galaxies, explore some of the most astounding nebulae and astronomical objects yet discovered, and return home via a spectacular tour of our Solar System.
Show duration 25min

Planet Gazers

12.40pm, 2.30pm

A chance to see some stunning views of the Planets in our solar system with music by Kevin Macleod and Jacob Galloway.  There is no narration, so ideal for under 8s.
Show duration 10 min

Seasonal Stars - Autumn

2noon, 2pm, 3pm, 3.30pm

Planetarium Show about easy-to-see objects in this season's sky; includes how to find the North Star, how to identify a satellite and find some of the seasonal constellations.
Show duration 20 min*
*20 min show includes Destination Space: ISS - a tour of the ISS narrated by Tim Peake

Cell, Cell, Cell 


Shrink down to microscopic size with Sooki and Raj and explore the fascinating multitude of cells that make up your body. Uncover the mystery of DNA and discover how we all began as one single, tiny cell.PLEASE NOTE: this show is NOT about stars & planets and includes scenes of sperm-egg fertilisation and foetal development.
Show Duration 25min, recommended ages 10+

Programme subject to change owing to group bookings