Museum of the Moon Events

To celebrate Museum of the Moon, that will be with us from 12 October until 10 November, we have a series of events for you to enjoy – there is something for everyone.

  • Moonlight Gala Dinner – 27 October
    Dine under the glow of the moon and enjoy an evening with music and an auction of amazing items! To find out more and to register your interest email us at


  • Sinfonia Viva: Holst’s The Planets – 18 October
    A spectacular night of music a against the stunning backdrop of Museum of the Moon. The concert features members of Derby Cathedral Choir, and music by Mozart and Richard Strauss.
  • Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon Live Performance – 10 November
    To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Pink Floyd’s seminal album, we welcome local band Floyd in the Flesh to entertain.
  • Evensong under the Moon – Every Thursday
    Relax and re-charge to the sound of Derby Cathedral’s adult choir. A perfect way to end the working day.



  • Messy Cathedral – 15 October
    Family church under the moon! Bring the children along to enjoy stories, prayer, crafts, songs and the sharing of food.
  • Kids take-over with National Space Centre – 1 November
    National Space Centre comes to Derby! Experience an interactive talk and fun moon-related learning workshops, delivered by Space Centre experts.



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