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image for Food and Drink Event item typeCosmic Valentine at National Space Centre

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Food and Drink Event, Fri 14 Feb 2020, £98-£134

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National Space Centre

National Space Centre

Address

Exploration Drive,
Leicester,
LE4 5NS

Details

Love really can be written in the stars this year, with our team of mixologists, chefs, and scientists creating the ultimate Valentine package for you to enjoy.

Arrive beneath giant rockets, sip an exclusive Valentine Space Cocktail, sit down in the heart of our galleries to a sumptuous four-course meal, including a romantic sharing dessert, before joining our scientists in the lab to discover the real chemistry of love!

Don’t forget, you will have the whole Centre to explore, so take a trip to the moon and back this Valentine, but leave the hard work to us.

Cosmic Valentine Package Includes...

• A Space Cocktail upon arrival
• A sumptuous four-course meal.
• A Science Workshop
• Exclusive access to the National Space Centre’s exhibition

Please let us know of any dietary requirements when booking. Our Chef prepares all our menus in house, so can ensure we cater for your needs.

• Pre-order drinks •


Select your champagne, wine and other drinks when making your booking. We will offer a preferential price and deliver direct to your table on the night.

• Prosecco and Privacy Package •


Enjoy a table in a secluded spot within the exhibition (very limited numbers available) and half a bottle of Prosecco per person during your meal. Just £67 per person (£134 per couple/table)

• FAQs •

Is there an age limit on this event?
18+

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
There are 400 free car parking spaces available on site. We are happy to call taxis for people and there is a bus stop to the 54 route within a few minutes walk of the Centre.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Please contact the events team at the National Space Centre – events@spacecentre.co.uk or contact the National Space Centre – 0116 261 0261 (this phone line is staffed Monday to Friday 09:00 – 17:00)

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
No, tickets are non transferable or refundable.

What is the refund policy?
All tickets are non-refundable.

Is there a cloakroom?
Yes, there is a free cloakroom available on the night.

Can we explore the Centre’s galleries and Rocket Tower?
Yes, the Rocket Tower is open till 21:00 and the main exhibition will remain open 00:00

Will there be a cash bar on the night?
Yes, there is a cash bar available on the night and you can pre-order drinks for your table.

How to I select a specific time for my booking?
When booking your table you can chose from any available time slots.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Disabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowedVenue approved for civil marriageFacilities for hearing impaired

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 14 Feb 2020 19:00 to 23:55 19:00 to 23:55

Prices

• Cosmic Valentine Package: Entry for two, allocate on arrival table, three course menu and workshop - £98.00

• Privacy and Prosecco: Entry for two, a selected table (limited numbers), a bottle of Prosecco, three course menu and workshop - £134.00

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
  • Venue approved for civil marriageVenue approved for civil marriage
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesLift equipped with verbal floor announcements
  • YesLift equipped with raised floor numbers or braille numbers or letters
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesVisitor information available in audio format
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas

General

  • YesHearing loop system
  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesHandrail by ramp
  • YesEntrance is well lit
  • YesAutomatic door at the main entrance

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu

Notes

http://www.spacecentre.co.uk/images/downloads/press%20pack%20-%20access%20pdf.pdf

Directions

See location of National Space Centre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 587065  Lat: 52.65306 Long: -1.13370

By Road: The National Space Centre is located just off the A6, two miles north of Leicester City Centre, midway between Leicester's inner and outer ring roads. Brown road signs with a distinctive rocket logo will direct you from the arterial routes around Leicester.

By Train: Eat Midlands Trains and Cross Country Trains serve Leicester Station. From here you can either take a bus or taxi to the National Space Centre. First Bus 54 runs every 10 minutes Monday to Saturday and every 20 minutes on Sunday from Charles Street, a short walk from the station.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 4.8 km from Leicester station

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