Cardboard kits of scientific instruments, models, gadgets, and optical components for experiments, education, and astronomy

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Welcome to our AstroMediaShop

AstroMedia is a German company, famous for their beautiful cardboard kits of scientific instruments and educational models that REALLY WORK. The printing is lovingly done in black and gold on high quality cardboard, most kits have the parts pre-cut for easy assembly, and all kits come with English instructions.

AstroMedia also provide components like lenses, mirrors, filters, etc. for people who want to construct their own telescopes or conduct optical experiments. The high quality and huge range make AstroMedia components ideal for amateur astronomers on a budget!

We are the UK importer for all AstroMedia products and are proud to present these wonderful products in the UK for exceptionally low prices. Although we are UK based, we nevertheless ship worldwide! If you order from outside the EU/EC the VAT will be deducted (but you might have to pay import duty in your country). Just press the worldwide shipping button on top of the page once per order. So have a look around...

The kits, models, and components are ideal for educational purposes, schools, colleges, physics classes, etc. We offer discounts for bulk orders! Please contact us through or give us a call on 07864 912372.

We welcome inquiries from UK businesses who would like to sell our products themselves. Please get in contact to discuss conditions for resellers.

- AstroMedia -

Makers of fine cardboard instruments since MCMLXXXI

Welcome to our website!

Dear friends and customers, autumn has clearly arrived. Although the summer triangle is still visible in the evenings, Orion is already prominent in the late night sky. The good news is that it gets dark much earlier now and the astronomical night is much longer. There is a lot to see in the autumn night sky, so get out there and have fun! Nonetheless, take care that you don’t leave your cardboard telescopes outside for too long if there’s a heavy dew coming down.

Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions, we are here to help and as usual we aim to ship all orders the same day by 1st class mail, provided they reach us by 3pm (or by noon on a Wednesday).

Have fun browsing through our website, yours

Angela & Andreas