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The Royal Society, London, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG


Fasten your seat belts and prepare for launch. If you've ever wondered what it might be like to be a space scientist, how to design space missions or to explore the wonders of the Universe then this is the show for you.

Get ready for an expedition into the unknown.

Running times

This event will run at 2pm, 3.30pm, 5pm.

Ticketed – these sessions are timed and have limited capacity. Please go to the information desk in the Marble Hall to get your ticket on the day of your event. Without a ticket you will be denied entry.

Attending the event

  • Free to attend
  • Registration on the day, get your ticket at the information desk
  • Tickets allocated on a first-come, first-served basis 
  • Doors open 15 minutes before start of event
  • Suitable for ages 7+
  • Travel and accessibility information - contact us directly to arrange any specific accessibility requirements 
  • This event is part of the Royal Society's Summer Science Exhibition 2017

For all enquiries, please email

Prepare for launch The Royal Society, London 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK