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Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre

At Questacon - The National Science and Technology Centre you can free-fall down a six metre slide, experience an earthquake or challenge a robot to a game of air hockey. Little scientists and their carers will enjoy Mini Q as they play, discover and learn in a gallery just for 0-6 year olds. No visit is complete without watching or starring in a Spectacular Science Show.

With over 200 interactive exhibits to explore, at Questacon you'll discover the smarter way to have fun.

Purchase a 3infun ticket and enjoy Questacon, the AIS and Cockington Green Gardens at a discounted rate!

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Daily: 9am - 5pm. Closed Christmas Day.

ENTRY COST

  • Adult: $23.00
  • Child: $17.50 - Under 4s free
  • Concession: $17.50
  • Family: $70.00 - 2 adults and 3 children. $8.00 each for additional children

SOCIAL MEDIA

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TRIPADVISOR

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER RATING

Ranked #2 of 150 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

AWARDS

Traveler's Choice

Certificate of Excellence 2015

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER REVIEWS

A must for every Canberra visit

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The place is an absolute must for every child and adult!!! So many interesting static and interactive displays which had my 8 year old son totally engaged. Even the 4 year old was sufficiently taken...

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Fun For Any Age!

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So much to see, do and play with. Great fun for any age and always have new exhibits to see! Also a cafe there to buy food and a gift shop on the way out :)

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Great place to visit with kids and if you like science

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Visited with 6 year old and 11 year old. WE all enjoyed the visit adults included. Lots of hands on stuff and interesting explanations of science things. Kids loved the spider exhibit - even the 6...

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CONTACT

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ADDRESS

King Edward Terrace, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2600

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EMAIL

info@questacon.edu.au

WEB

www.questacon.edu.au

PHONE NUMBER

02 6270 2800

FAX NUMBER

02 6213 7254

FEATURES

  • Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Bicycle Rack
  • Cafe
  • Car park
  • Catering
  • Coach Parking
  • First aid equipment
  • Free Wifi
  • Interactive Centre
  • Lockers
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Parents Room
  • Parking for the Disabled
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
  • Shop
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
  • Visitor Information Centre
  • Wi-Fi Internet Access