Subject Areas: History, Science
Level: Key Stage 2
Length: About 90 minutes
Number of children: Up to 30.
Availability: Usually Mondays or Wednesdays, 10am or 12.30pm
Explore planets in our solar system. Learn about orreries, mechanical models of the solar system and see our mechanical orrery in action. Meet some famous astronomers from the past and search the galleries for instruments and objects once used to explore space.