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Cosmic Valentine


Cosmic Valentine

Looking for an unusual, incredible and memorable Valentine celebration? The National Space Centre is hosting a very special evening dedicated to love.

Love really can be written in the stars this year, with our team creating the ultimate Valentine package for you to enjoy, you can even upgrade for privacy and Prosecco.

Arrive beneath giant rockets, sip an exclusive Valentine Space Cocktail, sit down in the heart of our galleries to a sumptuous four course meal, including a romantic sharing dessert, before joining our in-house astronomer for a romantic tour of the night sky.

Don't forget, you will have the whole Centre to explore*, so take a trip to the moon and back this Valentine but leave the hard work to us.

• Heritage Tomato Salad
Chilled confit heritage tomatoes, bocconcini, baked focaccia crisp, basil gel and a balsamic dressing (V)
• Beetroot Salmon Gravadlax
Home cured Salmon, soused fennel, orange, cucumber and dill salad, baby beetroots, toasted sesame seeds, crushed pink peppercorns
• Carrot, Cumin and Red Lentil Soup
Topped with chilli croutons, fresh coriander (Vg)
• Rosemary Roasted Lamb Rump
Served with paprika charred aubergine, rocket and garlic pesto, gnocchi and baby spinach
• Feta and Red Onion Tartlet
Feta cheese, Chickpea, caramelised red onion, marjoram filo tart with aubergine & tomato chutney, roasted red pepper and baby spinach new potatoes, tender stem broccoli (V)
• Passionfruit Mousse
Sitting on a vanilla sponge, decorated with fresh fruit and a red shortbread heart biscuit
• Dark Chocolate Truffle
Sitting on a biscuit base, encasing whole raspberries, and decorated with fresh fruit

• Is there an age limit on this event?
• What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
There are 400 free car parking spaces available on site. We are happy to call taxis for people and there is a bus stop to the 54 route within a few minutes walk of the Centre.
• Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Please contact the events team at the National Space Centre –
• Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
No, tickets are non-transferable or refundable.
• What is the refund policy?
All tickets are non-refundable.
• Is there a cloakroom?
Yes, there is a free cloakroom available on the night.
• Can we explore the Centre's galleries and Rocket Tower?
Yes, the Rocket Tower is open till 20:30 and the main exhibition will remain open until 00:00.
• Will there be a cash bar on the night?
Yes, there is a cash bar available on the night and you can pre-order drinks for your table.
• How to I select a specific time for my booking?
When booking your table, you can choose from any available time slots.

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National Space Centre, Exploration Drive, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 5NS

Tel: +44 (0)116 261 0261



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