Meet the Astronaut!

Half marathon notice

Visitor notice: On Sunday 4 March Cutty Sark and the museum car park will be closed for the Vitality Big Half Marathon. All other museums will be open as normal and DLR and rail links will be running. Find out about road closures

Essential information

Event type: 
Date and time: 
2 June | 10.00 - 10.45am
Price: 
Adult £6 | Child £6 | Members receive 10% discount
Location: 
Royal Observatory
Season: 
Family fun

Join us for this special guest appearance of European Space Agency Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti under the stars in the planetarium. Samantha will be giving a talk on what it’s like to be an astronaut and her time spent on the International Space Station. She will also be available to answer questions at the end of her presentation, so if you’ve always had a burning question to ask an astronaut now is your chance!

Please note: all children must be accompanied by a paying adult.