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What is Destination Space?

Celebrating Tim Peake’s mission to the International Space Station, Destination Space is an exciting and hands-on season of astronauts and adventure for families and schools. It will be coming to a science centre near you from October 2015, with schools workshops starting when Tim is in space in January 2016.

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View of the International Space Station and planet earth from space.

Spot astronauts in space

Learn all about the International Space Station and track its location in space so you can spot it from earth.

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Birmingham

4 January 2016 - 18 February 2017

Destination Space: 1 Big Journey KS1, Outreach

Hosted by: Thinktank, Birmingham Museums Trust

Explore what life is like for the entire space crew of scientists, engineers, trainers and astronauts. From launching rockets, docking at the International Space Station and tackling emergency challenges, this show offers fantastic insight and learnings into what it takes to undertake a space mission.

Birmingham

4 January 2016 - 18 February 2017

Destination Space: To the ISS and Beyond KS2

Hosted by: Thinktank, Birmingham Museums Trust

Space exploration requires a whole field of experts including scientists, trainers, engineers and astronauts. This workshop ‘recruits’ and ‘trains’ the next generation of space explorers. Packed with experiments, investigations and problem-solving activities linked back to human space flight.

Birmingham

4 January 2016 - 18 February 2017

Destination Space: 1 Big Journey KS1

Hosted by: Thinktank, Birmingham Museums Trust

Explore what life is like for the entire space crew of scientists, engineers, trainers and astronauts. From launching rockets, docking at the International Space Station and tackling emergency challenges, this show offers fantastic insight and learnings into what it takes to undertake a space mission.

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