Te Awamutu Space Centre, Kihikihi

Science Museum · Museum
An inspiriting venue for all ages, Te Awamutu Space Centre presents the world of astronomy through audiovisual media, interactive activities, and a range of displays. The highlight of the center is a collection of items from both the American and Soviet space programs. When you learn about the history of manned spaced exploration, you can use interactive screens to tour the Solar System and take a peak at the star attractions of New Zealand's night sky. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Kihikihi holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Te Awamutu Space Centre and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • We had a great time at the space centre today. The kid's are still talking about the virtual reality google space flight. Heaps to do and interesting for all ages.  more »
  • Brilliant activity to do with kids and reasonable price too. We spent 2 hours here and kept kids aged 6 and 9 busy whole time with quizzes, virtual reality and various interest stations full of...  more »
  • Awesome place to take the whole family. Unexpectedly fun for all ages. Will dedinitely go there again the next time we are in the area. Wish something like this was in all the regions so kids of all ages can have this awesome experience. Very much recommended!
  • This is the most amazing place to visit. Dave Owen the owner has an incredible collection of interactive and digital space stuff!
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