Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre

Lovell Lecture

19:30 - 21:00 18 September 2014

Prof. Albert Zijlstra– Director, Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics Planetary nebulae: reflections of the dying Sun The Sun will not live forever. Several billion years from now,…

Watch the Skies!

3 - 4 October 2014

A weekend not to be missed for sci-fi fans across the UK… Join us for outdoor interstellar cinema against the backdrop of the Lovell telescope. Watch the Skies! will bring you to…

National Fungi Day

12:00 12 October 2014

Come and spend an afternoon at Jodrell Bank discovering our wonderful collection of Fungi around the arboretum! Local experts from the North West Fungi Group will be leading Fungi Forays…

Spectacular stars science show

10:00 27 - 17:00 31 October 2014

This half term don’t miss out on our action packed science show. We will be discovering how stars are born, why they are different colours, what a star is made from and what happens…

Strange Science

10:00 27 - 17:00 31 October 2014

Become a scientist for the day and carry out some hands-on experiments! Sometimes when you see what looks like a trick there is actually a really good scientific explanation behind…