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Destination Space: Spaceports

Tickets info

Date & Time
Monday 6 — Sunday 19 April
24 hours
Age Restriction
Ages 8+

Activities | Ages 8+

Destination Space: Spaceports

About the event

As part of Elements of #EdSciFest our festival programme partner, Dynamic Earth (the UK’s only Earth science centre), have developed a range of new resources called #DynamicEarthOnline. 

Blast off into space from the comfort of your own home!  

Our modern world has an ever-increasing demand for satellites - but how do these satellites get to space? Find the answer to this question and consider the challenges of satellite launch by downloading our activity sheet here:

Download Activity Sheet

Design and build your own rocket for launch and test how far it flies with our 321 Blast Off activity here:

Download Activity Sheet

Find more Destination Space activities here…

Mars Rover


James Webb Space Telescope

For more #DynamicEarthOnline content click here

Destination Space is a national education programme managed by the Association of Science and Discovery Centres (ASDC), which aims to engage, inspire and involve families and communities across the UK with the amazing stories and innovative science and engineering of the UK’s world-leading space sector, especially focussing on UK spaceports, satellite applications and space exploration. Visit to find out more. 

Content Provided by Dynamic Earth 

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