Families and general public
You can book time slots to come into the Science Centre from 9.20am to 2.20pm. Once you're in, you’re welcome to stay all day!
All tickets must be booked online in advance - you can even book on the day of your visit if there's space.
Weekends and school holidays
- 9:20am to 5pm
Wednesdays during term time
- 3pm to 5.30pm
Weekdays during term time (except for Wednesday afternoons)
Closed Open for school groups only
24th to 27th December
Upcoming school holidays
- Summer holiday: Thursday 21st July to Sunday 4th September 2022
- October half term: Friday 21st October to Monday 31st October 2022
- Christmas: Friday 16th December to Wednesday 4th January 2023
Schools and uniformed groups
Want to visit with your school or uniformed group? We welcome school every week during term time. We also have monthly uniformed group events. All you need to do is book your visit and get set to have a great time.
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