NATIONAL SPACE CENTRE
National Space Centre
TEL – 0116 258 2111
Exploration Dr, Leicester LE4 5NS
The National Space Centre is one of the United Kingdom’s leading visitor attractions that is devoted to space science and astronomy. It is located in the city of Leicester, England, next to the River Soar on the A6.
The Centre’s own digital visualisation team, NSC Creative, make all the “fulldome” planetarium shows shown at the Centre. At present, NSC Creative fulldome shows are playing in over 150 planetaria in 20 countries worldwide. These productions include the official International Year of Astronomy (IYA2009) planetarium show “We are Astronomers” which was funded by the UK Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC).