25th October – 2nd November Heritage Open Week

Free admission for local residents with a Discovery Card.

Miss Herschel Invites

Caroline Herschel is holding a very special dinner party for important, influential and inspiring women past and present.  Over the week you are invited to come and add a name card for the woman you think deserves to be at Caroline’s dinner table.  You can also vote on our facebook page-

Enjoy our family trail and special fun activity making a Caroline silhouette.





















Alongside our usual astronomy and space workshops the museum also offers historical and creative workshops on special themes.



Special out of hours workshops for youth groups geared to astronomy achievement awards.
To discuss your requirements and make a booking contact our Learning Officer on 01225 333895 or email



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