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 3063 REVIEWS

Ranked #12 of 225 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

“Needed a booking”

Reviewed on 15/06/2021

Due to covid restrictions we were unable to visit this weekend, we tried for a few weeks to book but long weekend was booked out, this is not a complaint just a heads up to people wanting to visit...

Review by

suzric

“Fantastic!”

Reviewed on 09/06/2021

Before arriving I was a bit worried that 2 hours time session wouldn’t be enough to see everything however I was quickly put at ease. The 2 hour session is perfect. You are guided through each...

Review by

melissaZ2010

“Good interactive museum for kids.”

Reviewed on 15/05/2021

I think Questacon are doing Covid well. The structured time in each room works well, but a little disappointed that the a couple of rooms were closed and there was no food on site. Very difficult...

Review by

mksmthomas

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