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The Amazing Telescope

Follow two school students as they learn how a simple adjustment to a child’s spyglass four hundred years ago helped us explain our place in Space! Explore the history and development of telescope technology from Galileo’s experiments to the Hubble Space Telescope and beyond. Learn how telescopes work and how the largest observatories in the world use these instruments to unlock the mysteries of the Universe.

  • Available for school group bookings
  • 30min duration
  • Recommended for Year 5 to adults