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An evening with astronaut Michael Foale - Notts

This venue is fully accessible & has step-free access. Concessions available for children, students (with ID), over 60s and those with a registered disability
23 Jan Doors 19:00
Event 19:30 to 21:30
Coates Road Auditorium University Park,
Nottingham NG7 2TQ
Tickets Price Qty
Standard £18.00
Concessions £12.00

Tickets remaining: 42

Ever wondered what it's like to go into space? Find out with one of the most experienced astronauts, Michael Foale.  This event is being held with the University of Nottingham and the International Space School Trust. If you want to buy concessionary tickets only please choose the quantity on this page, go to checkout and then remove the standard priced ticket - sorry for the inconvenience! 

What's it like being an astronaut?

Dr Michael Foale, CBE, PhD (Former NASA astronaut)
Mike is the most experienced British-born astronaut in the history of human space travel having clocked over 373 days in space, flown on six Space Shuttle missions and a Soyuz, and commanded the International Space Station. He was the first Briton to perform a space walk, during which he saved the Hubble Space Telescope. Mike was also responsible for saving the Russian Mir Space Station when it was tumbling out of control and he has been inducted into the United States Astronaut Hall of Fame. Come and listen to him talk about these experiences and share his stories with you at this special event.

In partnership with International Space School Trust

This event is being held with thanks to ISSET. ISSET works in partnership with some of the world's leading space organisations to deliver unique learning opportunities for students of all ages. They utilise space and space exploration to inspire and motivate people of all ages to believe that they can become what they want to be. Visit isset.org for more information.

Please confirm at the checkout that you are happy for your ticket money to be treated as a donation to ISSET.