Jodrell Bank

Type:Observatory / Planetarium

Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre
The University of Manchester
SK11 9DL

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Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Child (Aged 4-18)£6.50
Child under 4Free
Concession (Over 65s and students)£7.50
Family of 3£20.00
Family of 4£27.00
Family of 5£33.00

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Moya M
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Fascinating Place ... great history
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 7th October 2020
      First off I should say going this time of year (October), combined with most indoor areas being closed, a warm coat is essential. (Don’t bother going if it’s raining). That said, we loved our visit... Read full review
    • J1012MIhannahs
      Bradford, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Good visit
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 9th October 2020
      Very interesting although due to social distancing parts of the centre was closed which didn't reflect it's full potential from a visitors point of view. On the positive it was free parking. Read full review
    • emmabmoose
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Great place, even with covid restrictions
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 12th October 2020
      This was a lovely afternoon out for three friends who are socially distancing while trying to catch up and visit and support a local attraction. The parking is currently free while some parts of it... Read full review



    • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
    • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors
    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors


    • Cater for vegetarians
    • On-Site café/restaurant
    • Picnic Site

    Children & Infants

    • Facilities for children

    Imported Facilities

    • Disabled Access - BASIC (*)
    • Open All Year

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Provider Facilities

    • Accept coach parties
    • Toilets

    Dates and Opening Times

    Open (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
    Monday - TuesdayClosed
    Wednesday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00

    * Closure dates:
    24th- 26th December
    31st December – 1st January 2021

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