Be an Astronaut for a Day

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An out-of-this-world space-themed adventure for ages 8-14 years.

For a summer to remember, come and enjoy a space-themed holiday club day at Peterborough Cathedral!

See if you can follow in the footsteps of Tim Peake* and his fellow astronauts as we put you through your paces.

The days are run by our friendly, experienced team of DBS checked staff and volunteers.

  • Can you withstand the ‘G-force’?
  • See how the world looks from way up high
  • Design your own spacesuit
  • Set up an astronaut-style experiment

Dates & Times

Be an Astronaut for a Day runs from 9.30am until 4.30pm on these dates:

Thursday 2 August
Friday 3 August
Thursday 9 August
Friday 10 August
Thursday 16 August
Friday 17 August

Thursday 25 October
Friday 26 October


The number of places per day is limited. The cost is £30 per person per day.

Please complete the Be an Astronaut for a Day booking form or ask for more information, please email: or call 01733 355307.

* Tim Peake’s Spacecraft, presented by Samsung and the Science Museum Group as part of its national tour, will be on display in Peterborough Cathedral from 11th August to 5th November.



Past Event

Be an Astronaut for a Day

Thu 16 August 2018


Ends: Thu 16 August 4:30PM

Peterborough Cathedral



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