Coming soon

For the April school holidays

Davy and the Dinosaur


Davy Dragon finds a newly hatched creature that he thinks is a baby ostrich. But is it? Davy and his grandfather magically take the creature back to its mother. Join us and discover what kind of creature Davy found and what it has to do with the Milky Way.

2 April – 12 April
Monday to Friday – 11:00, 12:00 & 15:00
Saturday – 12:00 & 15:30
Sunday – 12:00 & 15:30

Especially for children aged 5 and older

Oceans in Space


The search for life in the universe begins deep in Earth’s oceans - and extends out to the stars! Inspired in part by the goals of NASA's Origins Program.

Starts 2 April - 21 June
Monday to Friday – 14:00(excluding 27 April, 1, 4 May, 1, 16, 22-26 June)
Tuesday evening - 20:00 (& sky talk)(excluding 23 June)
Saturday - 14:30
Sunday - 14:30
27 April – 14:30
16 June – 14:30

Suitable for teenagers & adults 

Full Circle: Star lore comes back to Africa


Will the dreaming skies of Africa finally reveal their secrets as tomorrow’s technology continues to replace yesterday’s magic? When African-based astronomy, in the form of the Square Kilometre Array, the biggest assembly of telescopes in history, looks back over immeasurable times and distances, will we finally answer the most important question ever asked: where did we come from? Or will we carry on dreaming?

2 April – 10 April
Monday to Friday – 13:00
Suitable for teenagers & adults