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Leodis Space Agency

Take one giant leap into the unknown with Leodis Space Agency from 23 March - 14 April

This Easter, Leeds city centre is set to witness an extraordinary event, as LeedsBID and Welcome to Leeds launches the Leodis Space Agency!

The Leodis Space Agency is on a mission to deliver a range of cosmic activities for all the family to enjoy, with exhibits to discover, alien encounters and interactive workshops taking place from 23 March – 14 April.

Alien Zoo at Merrion Centre Alien Zoo at Merrion Centre

Briggate: Launch Site

Welcome to the incredible launch site at the heart of the Leodis Space Agency! Ever wanted to see a replica rocket? Well, get ready to launch in 3, 2, 1… Boom! We’re off!

Trinity Leeds Transforms into Lunar Wonderland

Trinity Leeds will play host to an awe-inspiring Lunar Module Landing scene. Imagine the lunar surface brought to life, complete with intricate details that transport visitors into the realm of space exploration. This spectacular installation will captivate audiences of all ages and spark a sense of adventure.

Briggate Illuminated: Journey Through the Solar System

The eight planets in the solar system – Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune will all feature over Briggate.

As the sun sets, Briggate will transform into a radiant representation. The vibrant and enchanting display will guide visitors on a journey through the cosmos, with each step revealing the beauty of our celestial neighbours.

Witness the Flyby of the International Space Station at Leeds City Station

The cutting-edge display will give onlookers a sense of the station’s orbital journey, creating a celestial atmosphere in the heart of Leeds.

Alien Zoo Exhibit: Unearth the Wonders of the Universe

Intrepid explorers can visit Alien Zoo, an interactive mixed reality (MR) exhibit landing in the Merrion Centre. This fun exhibit, from XR storyteller and technologist Martin Taylor and multimedia artist Wayne Sables, invites visitors to imagine what’s out there as they step into a the wondrous interactive menagerie of strange Alien life forms from distant worlds.

Get Crafty!

Join us at Trinity Leeds for some family-friendly craft sessions happening daily from 10am until 3pm!

WHERE? Unit 105, Trinity Leeds Shopping Centre, 27 Albion St, Leeds LS1 5AT (next to Philip Stoner the Jeweller, Ground Level)

Daily Activities:

Enjoy a series of FREE drop-in crafts, including themed colouring sheets, cutting out, and space stickers.

Extra Fun: Monday to Friday from 25th March to 5th April.

The PlayTent will be hosting the following FREE sessions

• Rocket Build: Become part of our community build as we work together to construct a HUGE rocket!

• Moonscape: Explore textures with our special LSA projector as you create your very own moonscape!


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