We went, as a family, to the open day at Herstmonceaux Science Park. There were outside activities for the children to explore and do experiments with. Inside there were even more science experiments and information about how the earth was formed, etc. As it got dark the observatories were opened. Most had displays about astronomy, telescopes and more. At one...
We are pleased you had a good visit and enjoyed clear skies for viewing Saturn. The rings are a truly amazing sight, especially for first 'viewers'.
The Centre is open daily from the beginning of February to end of November, plus a few winter weekends and many open evenings.