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SHOWS TILL 30th October

HALF-TERM HOLIDAY 16th to 30th October opens 10:30 am

Four different shows every day

11:00 am - From Earth to the Universe or Two small pieces of Glass

12:30 pm - Tim Peake to the ISS - A Star is Born & What's in the Sky tonight

14:30 pm - We are Aliens or From Earth to the Universe

16:00 pm - Space Cadets - Show for 4 to 10 year olds

Tim Peake takes you to the ISS - Explore the Solar System - Sizing up Space, it's unbelievable!

COVID restricts us to only 12 seats, so no walk in entry and we may sell out. Please book half a day before or earlier at 01983 761555

Show Price ADULT £6 CHILD £4

or *3-4-2* ticket'- 3 Shows for price of 2


Phone 01983 761555 AND LEAVE YOUR NAME:




We'll send you a card payment link.

Doors open 30 minutes before the show. We do not have walk-in shows or a cash payment option.

To enter our venue, you must wear a mask and observe our social distancing signs. We regret there are no exemptions or exceptions protecting all customers, staff and you.


West Wight Stargazing Group

Stargazing Club starts again live on Tuesday 5th Oc



Our Stargazing Group is starting monthly live meetings again at the Planetarium first week October. Please let me know if you wish to become a member, maximum of 24 members for 2021-22. I have been joined by astronomer - John Ward and we shall run the club evenings together.

The monthly meeting will start at 7:30 pm reviewing the last month, then current month starguide on the dome, 15 min. break bring your own drink. If it is clear we shall live stargaze with scopes until 9.30 pm; if cloudy or wet, an astro-topic and film/show, finish at 9.30. 

We shall meet on both Tuesday and Wednesday, you choose which one is for you. We can have only twelve people in the dome to provide one clear seat social distancing with every one wearing a mask or visor. The theatre is sanitised before the meting with UV radiation.

There is an annual membership fee of £9.00 per quarter or £30.00 per year from 1st October. We are looking for some volunteers to help run the planetarium; there is FREE membership for a half day (minimum 3hrs/month) plus free seats and discounts on all events, details in our volunteers leaflet.

If you want to join us, have questions or wish to contact me drop me an email by Sunday 19th Sept at 8.00pm, when the list closes.


If you wish to take part, respond using our email contact on this website or email me at and I'll send details of how to join in.