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The Observatory Science Centre
East Sussex
BN27 1RN
Tel: 01323 832731
Fax: 01323 832741

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Home Educated Groups

Educational activities

We extend our educational activities to home educating groups.

You can pre-book an educational tour of the telescope domes, or workshop e.g.bridge building, if there are a minimum of 10 children in the group (who are of similar age).

Cost: £4.95 per adult
         £4.95 child (aged 4 +)

Additional activities (subject to availability) carry an extra cost per child. e.g. Telescope Tour +80 pence per child.

Home Educator Days

The Centre offers popular Home Educator Days with special offer admission of just £5 pp.

The next date is:
Wednesday 19th April 2017

Terms & Conditions
  • Discounted admission only available on Wednesday 19th April 2017
  • Not valid in conjunction with any other offer / voucher / group rate etc.
  • You must identify yourself as Home Educators on arrival to ensure discounted admission.
  • The Centre will be open from 10 am until 6 pm (last admission 4 pm).
  • This offer does not include admission to Herstmonceux Castle Gardens & Grounds.
  • All children must be supervised by an adult at all times.


Many home educating families visit The Centre regularly to explore the changing interactive exhibitions etc.  The most cost effective way to make regular visits is through our Membership Scheme.