Summer Holiday Activities at the Science Centre

Thu 23/07/15 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

An exciting, daily programme of special events for the holidays.

The Science Centre operates extended opening hours during school holidays.  Tickets
can be pre-booked online or bought on the day.

Hands-on Activities:
Hands on activities suitable for the whole family are available twice daily at 11am
and 2pm.  Activities coincide with the fortnightly themes below and include
something to take home with you to remember your day.  No additional charge after
paying for general entry to the exhibition.

Planetarium Shows:
A special, extended programme including both live, presenter-led shows and fulldome
films.  See the website for the full timetable.

Live Science Shows:
A series of live science shows are available throughout the summer holidays, with
themes changing every fortnight.  Shows take place within the main exhibition area, last
around 20 minutes and are suitable for all ages.  No additional charge after paying for
general entry to the exhibition.

Fortnightly themes:
17-31 August: Marine Biology
10.30am & 1.30pm - Marine Marvels
11.30am & 3.30pm - The Importance of the Oceans
12.30pm & 2.30pm - Van De Graaff Generator Demonstration