Life Science Centre is now open on weekends only between 10:00am - 5:00pm. Tickets for timed slots can be purchased online in advance of your visit. Some slots on the afternoon will be kept free for walk-ups - but booking is advised to avoid disappointment.
Our safety measures remain in place. This includes the Life team and visitors being asked to wear a face covering unless exempt.
Awesome experiments and audience participation help to unravel science fact from science fiction in our fun, family-friendly shows.
Enjoy a live show full of exciting bangs and explosions in Chuffing Contraptions.
Our team will take you on a thrilling journey of human invention, from the steam engines of the industrial revolution, through to the fuel-powered technology of today. In the future, will we balance our love for technology with climate action? Join us as we end the show with a look ahead to a greener future.
Shows are on at various times throughout the day, show times are available on arrival.
During busy times, we request that you visit the planetarium and Science Theatre once.
This is to allow other visitors to enjoy the experience too. Thanks for your consideration.