From the countless stars visible in the night sky, to the millions of galaxies seen by the Hubble Space Telescope, the universe is a busy and wonderful place. But some secrets of space are hidden from our eyes.
Get excited by the upcoming James Webb Space Telescope! In a live presentation, led by our talented planetarium presenters, discover how this amazing telescope will unlock the origins of our existence by revealing the hidden universe.
The James Webb Space Telescope is scheduled for launch in 2021.
This show will be presented in the September/October school holidays.
Show times subject to change.
James and the Giant Webb Details
10am to 10:25am
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James and the Giant Webb
Food and drink not allowed
Good to know
• Entry to all shows is included in admission to Scitech.
• Visitors under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
• Use of mobile phones, electronic devices and photography are prohibited inside the Planetarium.
• For safety reasons, it is not possible to enter or re-enter a session after leaving. Please do not leave children unattended.
• Wheelchair accessible – space for four wheelchairs and carers.
• It's dark during shows. Ask the presenter if you need help.