Space for Everyone: Aberdeen
Aberdeen is the next stop on the UK Space Agency's Space for Everyone Tour! We’re landing on Beach Boulevard, Queens Links.
Join us to discover the important role of space in our everyday lives and dive into the vast array of space-related jobs in the UK space industry. The best part is the tour is completely free and there’s no need to book in advance.
Simply turn up within the opening hours and immerse yourself in the endless possibilities of space!
Here’s how you can get to the tour by foot, rail, and car:
- Start at your current location and head towards the Beach Boulevard area in Aberdeen.
- Walk towards the coast, following signs or directions to the Queens Links area.
- Once you reach Beach Boulevard, continue walking along the promenade in the direction of the sea.
- Look for the grassy area located next to Queens Links Play Park on the promenade.
- Join us at the Space for Everyone Tour!
- Check the local train schedule and find a train that will take you to Aberdeen Railway Station.
- Arrive at Aberdeen Railway Station and exit the station building.
- From the station, head east on Guild Street towards Market Street.
- Turn left onto Market Street and continue until you reach the coastline and the Beach Boulevard area.
- Once at Beach Boulevard, follow the promenade towards the Queens Links area, where you’ll find the grassy area next to Queens Links Play Park.
For those traveling by car, follow these directions to reach Beach Boulevard, Queens Links:
Enter the destination “Beach Boulevard, Aberdeen” into your preferred navigation system or map app.
- Drive towards the coastline, following the directions provided by your navigation system.
- As you approach the Beach Boulevard area, keep an eye out for nearby car parks. One of the nearest options is the Beach Esplanade Car Park (postcode: AB24 5NR).
- Park your car in the designated car park, ensuring compliance with any parking rules.
- Exit the car park and head towards the Queens Links area along the promenade, where you’ll find the grassy area next to Queens Links Play Park.
Please note that specific directions may vary depending on your starting point, and it’s always advisable to check for any road closures or traffic updates before setting off on your journey.
As you explore the tour, you will have the opportunity to engage in various hands-on activities. The tour aims to inspire curiosity and educate visitors about the wide range of opportunities available in space, from engineers and coders to space doctors, artists, and more.
Enjoy your visit to Space for Everyone: Aberdeen!