Astronaut trainer in De Passage

Last Saturday the 6th of May the SPACE EXPO astronaut trainer was back in De Passage!

Space Expo Noordwijk

De Passage has, in collaboration with Space Expo, set up a special shopwindow in De Passage, in this shopwindow you can see an original replica of a space suit and a scale model of a rocket.

Space Expo is the official visitor’s center of ESTEC, the Dutch branch of ESA, the European Space Agency.
Learn all about space and famous astronauts like André Kuipers at Space Expo in Noordwijk. The original Soyuz capsule used by André Kuipers can even be seen here.
Space Expo makes you learn about space in all its aspects. In addition to the rich history Space Expo also shows the applications and the technology behind space travel.

There will also be a real astronaut trainer in De Passage and there will be several contests. Keep following this website or our social channels for more information about Planet Passage!

The Passage in 3D

Go stand on one of the planets stickers that can be found in The Passage, then use your smartphone to and enjoy the (un)terrestrial 3D experiences.

Looking through your smartphone you will see the Passage turn into a nightly “Fantasy planetarium” with Martians, space travelers and toy rockets.

planet passage

Astronauts Trainer in De Passage

Space Expo

Saturday afternoon, March 18th, 2017 De Passage is starting with a unique experience. From Space Expo there will be a real astronaut trainer; MST astronauts coach (Multi-Axis Trainer Simulator, a device with which astronauts were trained in the early years of the space astronauts).

The best space museum in the Netherlands, Space Expo, has put a real astronaut trainer at the festival site where you can experience part of a real training yourself.

So come to De Passage this Saturday and feel like a real astronaut!

Keep an eye on our website and social media for more activities and competitions.

Planet Passage

The canopy of the beautiful, monumental Passage in The Hague will be made future ready. To celebrate this, you can enjoy 3D experiences during these renovations. See De Passage change into a nightly “Fantasy planetarium” with Martians, space travelers and toy rockets: just like real!

The renovation will be carried out in the three different passages. Each course has its own alien visitors. To see all the special visitors, we suggest you to search them several times per passage.

Borrow a smartphone holder for your favorite De Passage shop and go on space travel in De Passage! Every few weeks there other discounts and offers take place. Planet Passage is to be experienced in 3D. Only during opening hours. In this period, there will appear several projections, associated with the three different alien themes. Experience all three different themes per passage!