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Not Quite an Overnight Adventure

Not a night owl? Rather sleep in your own bed?  Not Quite an Overnight may be the program for you.  During this three-hour visit, your group will have their own show in the GroundStation Canada theatre, an orientation to the night sky, a hands-on workshop, and an opportunity to look through our ½ metre telescope (weather permitting).
 
Start time  6:00pm
Cost  $28 per child (1 adult per 4 children is admitted free) $14 per additional adult, + applicable taxes.
Please note: A $40.00 maintenance fee (general room preparation and cleaning) applies in addition to attendee fees.
Group size  A minimum group size of 15 paid participants and a maximum of 75.
Deposit A non-refundable deposit of $150 is required upon booking.
 
Booking Changes/Cancellation Policy
$25 fee applies to all booking changes/cancellations made 7 or more days’ notice prior to confirmed event date.
$50 fee applies to all booking changes/cancellations made less than 7 days’ notice prior to confirmed event date. 
 
Bookings Office  
Online:     Booking form
Phone:     (604) 738-7827 ext 241 
Fax:         (604) 738-5086
Email:      bookings@spacecentre.ca
 
 

  

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Ever wonder what the H.R. MacMillan Space Centre is like at night? Your group will have the Space Centre all to themselves!
 
Overnight guests will explore the Cosmic Courtyard, view the night sky through our ½ metre telescope (weather permitting), create a hands-on project, and end the night with a Planetarium presentation. In the morning, a light breakfast will be served followed by bottle-rocket launching. Programming is suited to ages 6-12, and is also popular with our teen guests.
 
Cost  $56 per child (1 adult per 4 children is admitted free) $28 per additional adult, + applicable taxes. 
Please note: A $80.00 maintenance fee (general room preparation, furniture set-up and take-down, and cleaning) applies in addition to attendee fees.
Group size  A minimum of 15 children @$56/child (not counting adults--free or paid);
and a maximum of 75 guests total (children and adults). 
Arrival time  Friday & Saturday: 9:00 pm / Sunday - Thursday: 8:00 pm  
Departure time  9:00 am 
Deposit  A non-refundable deposit of $250 is required upon booking.
 
Booking Changes/Cancellation Policy
$25 fee applies to all booking changes/cancellations made 7 or more days’ notice prior to confirmed event date.
$50 fee applies to all booking changes/cancellations made less than 7 days’ notice prior to confirmed event date. 
 
Bookings Office  
Online:  Booking form
Phone:  (604) 738-7827 ext 241 
Fax:      (604) 738-5086 
 
FOOD ALERT Students will be provided with a snack of granola bars and juice in the evening, and a light breakfast of muffins and juice in the morning. Those with food allergies or specific dietary requirements should advise the Bookings Office upon confirmation of booking and provide their own food.
 
 

Rocket Science 101

Visit us during the day and participate in some of our great programs. Your experience includes a Planetarium show, a show in our GroundStation Canada theatre and then a chance to discover more about what makes a rocket fly in our popular hands-on workshop Rocket Construction.

Cost $14 per child (1 adult per 4 children is admitted free) $14 per additional adult, + applicable taxes
Please note: A $40.00 maintenance fee (general room preparation and cleaning) applies in addition to attendee fees.
Group size A minimum group size of 15 paid participants and a maximum of 75.
 
Booking Changes/Cancellation Policy
$25 fee applies to all booking changes/cancellations made 7 or more days’ notice prior to confirmed event date.
$50 fee applies to all booking changes/cancellations made less than 7 days’ notice prior to confirmed event date.
 
Bookings Office
Online:   Booking form
Phone:   (604) 738-7827 ext 241
Fax:       (604) 738-5086
Email:     bookings@spacecentre.ca
 
 
 
 
 
 
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