The Spacebase adventure begins at the base of the giant rocket on the Launchpad. To get to the top children can make their way up through the launch gantry or take the challenge of climbing through the spider tower webbing inside the Rocket. From there they can make their way through the tunnels to Spacebase itself or zip back down to earth inside the spiral slide. Spacebase houses a wide range of equipment such as tube slides, foam hills, horizontal and vertical rolls, web step stones and much more.
Exploration is key at Spacebase. Children are encouraged to find out about the universe with state of the art wrist band technology that turns them into space explorers, encouraging them to discover fun facts about our solar system within the activity zone to complete their mission!
Adults can relax in a dedicated seating area and treat themselves to a hot beverage from our Spacebase coffee dock while watching their children play and have fun. Free WiFi is also available throughout the building.
Spacebase is open 7 days a week and is also available for group visits, school trips and birthday parties!
Spacebase is subject to availability, therefore we strongly recommend that you pre-book your Spacebase experience.
Book your visit online for free fast track entry to W5!
Click here to book online or call our Bookings Team on 02890467700 and select option 2 or call 02890467790 / 02890467793. Please note, our booking lines are open from 9am-5pm Monday-Friday.
Monday – Friday: 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm
Saturdays: 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm, 4.30pm
Sundays: 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm, 4.30pm
To ensure the enjoyment of our young visitors, access to Spacebase is limited to children aged 3 to 11.
Please note: Should the need arise parents/carers may enter Spacebase with permission from the W5 team to assist a child in their care.
We want everyone to have an enjoyable experience, so please:
Due to the physical nature of Spacebase
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