Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre

Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre

Please note, while restrictions put in place to respond to COVID-19 are easing, there may be some changes to business-as-usual to keep workers and visitors safe. Please contact the business for the most up to date information, including opening times and social distancing measures.

Travel to the centre of an Earthquake, to the heart of a beehive, all the way to outer space!

Our doors will be open for 2-hour timed sessions to inspire your imagination with the world of science and technology.

Tickets must be pre-booked online for all visitors in your group, including babies and children. We recommend booking early as tickets for each session are limited.

For our COVID-19 safety measures and Frequently Asked Questions please click here.

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Bookings required. See website for details.

COSTS

Not specified

ACCESSIBILITY

Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance.

Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times.

Suitable for guests with high support needs who uses a hoist and always travel with a carer.

Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf.

Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision.

Location

Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre

King Edward Terrace, Parkes, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Features

Barbeque

Cafe

Carpark

Family Friendly

Non Smoking Establishment

Parents Room

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 3060 REVIEWS

Ranked #9 of 223 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

Awards

  • Travelers Choice 2020

“Questacon”

Reviewed on 08/05/2021

Sadly due to COVID you can only stay here for 2 hours with a time limit in each room but the staff are awesome as well as the exhibits. We went here to take us back to our primary school excursion...

Review by

joniquelife

“Fantastic”

Reviewed on 18/04/2021

Having visited a number of science museum both locally and overseas, the Questacon ranks very highly for us. We are here with our 7 year old son and we love how interactive the displays are.
Great...

Review by

PaulofSydney

“Fun for all!!”

Reviewed on 03/04/2021

You now have to book online for a 2 hour visit - quite easy. Turn up at the selected hour and you go through the different areas as a group. Just arriving there is fun - lots of fun you can play...

Review by

Skiiers_18

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