Sounds Interesting Activities

Hot sounds: Live science shows

Join incredible presenters through an interactive journey into what sound actually is, with exciting demonstrations, audience participation and enthralling stories showcasing the fundamentals of sound.

Live shows will take place daily at 11:00, 12:00, 13:00 14:00 and 15:00. Each show lasts approximately  25 minutes  in length and is best suited for ages 5 yr+.

Visitors will be required to reserve tickets to the live science show in the Space Marquee. This will offered as a option when booking online in advance/on the day of your visit. Tickets for these shows are free and on a first come, first served basis. 

Science Busking

Throughout the day our expert science communicators will be touring the Centre with weird and wonderful demonstrations involving sound! Witness objects levitating in the air, experience truly strange instruments and explore the secrets of sound!

Invention Studio

The Invention studio will be transformed into exploring all things sound, with paper musical instruments, unusual ways of ‘seeing’ sound and plenty more to experiment with!

All of these amazing activities are free with a General Entry ticket to the Science Centre. Please be aware that some activities are weather-dependent and that not all activities can be guaranteed on any particular day.