☄️🪐Visit our Planetarium and explore new worlds this summer, under our state-of-the-art, 360° digital dome. Running from 3rd - 11th August 2024🧑‍🚀 Learn More

Planetarium - Explore New Worlds


  • 3rd - 11th August 2024
  • Group 5 Open Daily 10am - 5pm
  • Group 10 45 Minute Sessions
  • Group 16 8 Showings a Day
  • confetti 3 Shows to Choose From
  • £5.00 p/p
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Out Of This World

Immerse yourself in the wonders of the universe in our state-of-the-art, 360° digital dome. Our planetarium brings you thrilling entertainment, transporting you to new worlds and unimaginable distances in mere moments. Enjoy shows that combine stunning visuals and award-winning soundtracks for an unforgettable experience.  

Let us inspire you this summer at Shepton Mallet Prison. 

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Out of this World Planetarium

Planetarium Shows

We Are Stars

  • Journey through time and space
  • From Big Bang to present day
  • Uncover the origins of life
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Art - Science - Wonder

  • Explore the pillars of creation
  • A trip to the edge of the universe
  • SEN friendly showing
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Dinosaurs at Dusk

  • Travel back in time
  • Discover the origins of flight
  • Encounter feathered dinosaurs
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Upgrade Your Summer at Shepton Mallet Prison

If you’re looking for an unforgettable experience this summer, you’re in the right place. With a wide range of family activities, you can explore the whole prison at your leisure and soak up the atmospheric surroundings of this amazing historic heritage building.

Experience 400 years of history, with engaging activities for all ages!

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Shepton Mallet
Awesome family day out. The whole experience from entering the prison to leaving was welcome, authentic, unique and comes highly recommended.
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We’re proud to be rated the #1 tourist destination in Somerset on Tripadvisor, with an average rating of 5/5 from over 3,000 reviews. Visit us to see what we’re all about!

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