Explore the Universe

Space

The opportunity for discovery and adventure is in your backyard.
Fuel your curiosity and journey through space with us.

Events That Are Out of This World

Unique events that inspire, engage, and make learning about space fun!

Keep an eye out for exciting upcoming events for both kids and adults.

Perfect Gift Idea!

Dedicate a Star

Give an unforgettable gift that’s truly out of this world. Dedicating a star to someone is a unique way to mark birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, and other special occasions.

For the Space Lover!

Gift Admissions

Contribute and share your experience of the Universe. Give a gift admission or gift membership. Inspire a sense of wonder in others!

Support Our Work

Donate

It’s with your help that we will continue to fulfill our mission and maintain our iconic status in the Vancouver community.

For the Space Lover!

Gift Admissions

Contribute and share your experience of the Universe. Give a gift admission or gift membership. Inspire a sense of wonder in others!

Support Our Work

Donate

It’s with your help that we will continue to fulfill our mission and maintain our iconic status in the Vancouver community.

Enjoy the Wonders of Space in Vancouver!

School Field Trips

School Field Trips

Treat your students to workshops, demonstrations, and planetarium shows that align with the BC government's science curriculum.

Shows & Exhibits

Shows & Exhibits

Regular visits include access to our gallery, a live science demonstration, and a show in the planetarium. Evening visits include time in the observatory.

Venues & Rentals

Venues & Rentals

We have a variety of incredible venues that you can rent for your next event, including weddings, performances, corporate presentations, and more!

Offsite Experiences

Offsite Experiences

We can bring the universe to you through our offsite programming. Both in-person and virtual programming is available for your community group.

What everyone is saying about the Space CentrE

Testimonials

"We had a great time at the Space Centre. We were lucky to be there on a clear night and we were able to see several objects in the sky. Our group was big so we had to take turns and it took some time but we saw 4 objects including the moon and a dying red star that was stunning!"

1/1/2024

"Phenomenal science communication and engagement! I’m in awe of the efforts and enthusiasm that everyone I encountered puts in to their work."

2/18/2023

"A nice visit…great overview of Canada’s space contributions."

6/4/2023

Give A Stellar Gift

Did you know that you can dedicate a star to someone? Take advantage of this unique and unforgettable gift to mark your next special occasion. 

Can’t Get Enough Space?

Our Blog

Keep up to date on the latest space news and events happening at H.R. MacMillan Space Centre.

Magnetism

MAGNETISMHappy New Year! I’m Marley, the astronomer here at the Space Centre. For January and February, our special