Ted’s Space Adventure is the observatory’s planetarium show aimed at younger audiences (3-7 year olds).
We’ll explore the Solar System with a bear named Ted (and companion Plant!), learning about the things we find there and how they affect us.
Ted’s Space Adventure is presented by an astronomer from the Royal Observatory Greenwich with interactivity, music and rhyme, the show is a must for preschool children!
Ted's Space Adventure runs Saturday and Sunday during term time and daily during school holidays.
- Throughout June, there are two shows per day at 11.30am and 2.30pm.
- From July, there will be one show each day at 11.30am.
How to book
Planetarium shows are now available to book online and by phone. Our shows are very popular, to prevent any disappointment, we recommend booking your tickets in advance.
To book your tickets, please click here or contact the Bookings team on 0208 312 6608. The office is open Monday-Sunday, 9am-5pm.
Plan your visit
Yes! This show is recommended for ages 3 - 7. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Planetarium shows last up to 30 minutes.
The planetarium is part of the Royal Observatory, at the top of a hill with spectacular views across London. Please allow enough time to get to us and aim to arrive at least 15 minutes before the show’s start time, as latecomers cannot be admitted.
Pushchairs are not allowed into the planetarium itself but there is a designated buggy park in the foyer.
You do not need a Royal Observatory ticket to visit the Planetarium. However, if you would also like to visit the historic observatory then you can book a separate ticket here.
Choose your tickets
Please book your planetarium show tickets at least 24 hours in advance. Planetarium tickets do not include entry to the Royal Observatory.
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- Royal Observatory
- Cutty Sark
- Planetarium Shows
- Special exhibitions
|Individual: £50||Individual: £60|
|Family: from £65||Family: from £75|