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Inspired By Excellence

Inspire your delegates and guests at the award-winning National Space Centre. The UK’s only venue dedicated to the excitement, history and exploration of space.

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The Venue Hire team at the National Space Centre are now taking bookings for meetings and events and we are thrilled to welcome you back.

Located near to Leicester’s City Centre, the National Space Centre is a place for inspiration and innovation. Your guests will be inspired by our stunning Rocket Tower, six space-themed galleries and the UK’s largest Planetarium.

Flexible spaces

With flexible spaces to suit all budgets, the centre is the perfect venue for meetings, conferences and product launches.

Combining over ten years of expertise with fantastic technical facilities and creative catering, we offer the perfect solution for you and your guests.

Shuttle Suites

Our conference and meeting rooms are inspired by the US Space Shuttle program.

We offer customised layouts to suit your event, from boardroom and cabaret arrangements to theatre layouts. Our team will ensure your event will leave a lasting impression on your delegates.


The Sir Patrick Moore Planetarium is the UK’s largest planetarium, seating up to 192 people. It is available to hire for breakfast and evening events or as a lecture theatre.

Alternatively, take your delegates to the edge of the universe and back with one of our award-winning shows.

The Hub

The National Space Centre offers a unique backdrop for dinners, award ceremonies and product launches.

The Hub of our interactive galleries can provide a unique and imaginative setting, from product launches to formal sit down dinners and receptions.


The award-winning National Space Centre is a unique, world class conference venue, with a diverse range of spaces and facilities.


The National Space Centre offers a unique backdrop for dinners, award ceremonies and product launches.

Team Building

Experience our fun and engaging team building packages, to
encourage and develop communication, collaboration and teamwork.


Whether it is a party under the stars or a private and sophisticated affair, the National Space Centre provides an awe-inspiring setting for your special day.


With packages to suit groups of all sizes, mouth-watering menus and live entertainment, your evening is sure to sparkle.

Written in the Stars

Unique weddings and celebrations.

Whether it is a party under the stars or a private and sophisticated affair, we provide an awe-inspiring setting for your special day.


Contact our Wedding Coordinator to begin planning your perfect day

Meet the Team

Our dedicated events team have a wealth of knowledge and experience.

We are passionate in providing an outstanding event experience, in a unique setting and exceeding customer expectations, with a personalised and professional service.

Our comprehensive event services appeal to event organisers seeking a venue committed to excellence in customer relations and hospitality.

National Venue Awards 2018
Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
English Wedding Awards 2018 Finalist
Wedding Industry Awards Regional Winner Logo
Wedding Industry Awards Regional Finalist
Wedding Industry Awards National Finalist
LGBTQ Equality Weddings Logo
The Drum UK Events Winner 2016
The Drum UK Events Finalist 2016
Leicester and Leicester Excellence in Tourism Award
Meetings industry Award