Space Exploration - Family Programming- H.R. MacMillan Space Centre | Kids Out and About Vancouver

Space Exploration - Family Programming- H.R. MacMillan Space Centre

*The event has already taken place on this date: Sat, 01/16/2021
Join us on January 15th (in the evening) or January 16th (during the day) at the Space Centre and discover more about the history and future of space exploration. During your 60 minute visit you will have 30 minutes to explore the exhibits in our Cosmic Courtyard Gallery and learn about a fun craft to make at home. The other 30 minutes will be spent in our Observatory with a tour of our ½ metre Cassegrain telescope and a 15 minute presentation.

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This program is recommended for families with children ages 8+. Children must be accompanied by adults. One ticket must be purchased for each member of your group. Groups can have a maximum of 4 people.

Select your desired time slot and purchase a ticket for each member of your party. Tickets are $10 each plus taxes and fees. We will be hosting 8 people per time slot to allow for adequate social distancing.

Time Slots:
January 15th (evening program):
7:00pm, 7:45pm, 8:15pm, 9:00pm; 9:45pm; 10:00pm
Purchase tickets here.

January 16th (daytime program):
9:45am, 10:30am, 11:15am, 12:00pm,12:45pm, 1:30pm, 2:15pm, 3:00pm
Purchase tickets here.

The safety of all visitors and staff is our priority. We want to welcome you in a safe and comfortable environment. We hope that you will enjoy being back at the Centre and reconnecting with our programs and activities.
Please arrive early to allow time for check-in out in front of the Space Centre.
PLEASE NOTE: All members of your group will be REQUIRED TO WEAR A FACE MASK. We will have disposable masks available if you need one.

See our COVID Guidelines for Visitors here.

Event Details

January 15, 2021 - 7:00pm to January 16, 2021 - 4:00pm


*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


Vanier Park 1100 Chestnut Street
Vancouver, BC, V6J 3J9


(604) 738-7827
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The event has already taken place on this date: 
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Tickets are $10 each plus taxes and fees


9-12 years Teenagers Adults & kids together Adults without kids