The Observatory Science Centre


The Observatory Science Centre

The estate is also home to the Observatory Science Centre. A discovery centre that's independently operated by the educational charity: Science Projects Ltd.

The Centre provides hands-on science among the domes and telescopes of a world famous astronomical observatory.

The Observatory Science Centre is a popular attraction offering Spectacular Science for everyone, open daily from beginning of February to end of November with regular events and open evenings.

Joint tickets with Herstmonceux Castle Gardens & Grounds offer exceptional value for money and a great day out.

To purchase a joint ticket please enquire at either the reception of the Science Centre or Herstmonceux Castle gardens and grounds ticket office.


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  • Discount on joint tickets
  • Group discounts
  • Perfect for kids
  • Perfect for families

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