Structure and function
For little ones
Make your own brain structure puzzle >
For independent kids
Create a brain hemisphere hat >
For grown ups
Investigate a high resolution 3D model of the human brain >
The science centre will be closed on Monday 31 January. We are back open 7 days from 1 February.
Until 30 January, the planetarium will be closed to the public as it has an exciting upgrade.
On 1 February, the upper floor of the science centre including Play Zone will be closed to the public.
For your safety, comfort, and enjoyment, our Covid-19 measures remain in place. Full details can be found here.
Customers who subscribe to our what's on enews can enjoy a 10% discount off their science centre visit.
Upon subscribing, a discount code will be emailed to the customer and can be applied to online bookings only. This offer applies to new subscribers only and connot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotion.
Brain Zone virtual tour
It is both familiar and mysterious, and the more we learn, the more scientific research confirms that there is still much more to be discovered.
In our Brain Zone, you can get to grips with some brain basics – feel how heavy it is, how hot it is and how it feels. You can even see a real human brain! Want to find out more? Check out these activities!
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