Special events

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Tim Peake visits GSC

British European Space Agency astronaut Tim Peake will visit Glasgow Science Centre on Sunday 16th of October! Tickets go on sale at 10am Monday 3rd of October. 

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October Break

Make the most of your October break and have a fun filled day out at Glasgow Science Centre. Get hands on with great activities and shows that will keep the kids (and the grownups) entertained for hours!

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Russel Crowe stars in

Neurodome and "A Beautiful Mind"

Join us on 16 October for the UK premier of Neurodome, the brain-imaging planetarium software, and a screening of "A Beautiful Mind" starring Russell Crowe.

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Stars (Image: ESA/Hubble)


Get your tickets for 'Elemental' on 17 October - a unique exploration of science, art and the universe showcased under the spectacular dome theatre of the planetarium. Poets, musicians, sound and video artists – and world-renowned science writer John Gribbin – have collaborated to present the world of the most literary, dazzling and passionate stars.

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Fright Night

It's back! Scotland's biggest and best family Halloween party, taking place on Friday 28th October. 

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Little Explorer Days at Glasgow Science Centre

Little Explorer Days

Fun-filled activity days especially for little ones & their parents, exploring science fundamentals in an enjoyable, entertaining & accessible way.

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Visit Us

The David Elder Lectures

  • Lecture Series

    A series of talks in the Planetarium from expert astronomers

  • The Bequest

    Learn about the 'father of marine engineering on the clyde'

  • Past lectures

    Explore previous talks and speakers

Powering the Future


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