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6. Techniquest

Top 10 ten places to visit in Wales - Cardiff


As well as an exhibition containing a vast array of hands-on exhibits at Techniquest in Cardiff, there's a science theatre, planetarium and a range of puzzles and activities.
Fire a rocket, test your reaction times, race an electric car, launch a hot air balloon or watch a bubble race! See sparks fly in the hair-raising show about electricity!
Learn about themes as diverse as colour, genetics, camouflage and space travel, to name but a few.
Facilities include a shop selling science related souvenirs and a cafe. 
Techniquest Address:
Stuart Street
Cardiff Bay
CF10 5BW
Wales, UK
Techniquest Opening Times:
Open every day, except for Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day
Monday - Friday, 9.30am - 4.30pm
Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays, 10.30am - 5.00pm
Local school holiday weekdays 9.30am - 5.00pm
Last admission 45 minutes before closing
Allow at least a couple of hours for your visit

Techniquest Admission:
Adult £7.00*
Child (age 4 - 16 years) £5.00*
Concessions £5.00*
Family Group (2 adults and up to 3 children) £23.00*
Planetarium Show £1.30 extra per person
Friends of Techniquest annual pass £56.00
*Prices include a 10% voluntary donation
If you do not wish to give an extra donation please advise at the entry desk.
Admission prices excluding donation 
Adult £6.30
Child £4.50
Concession £4.50
Family £20.70
T  +44 (0)2920475475

F  +44 (0)2920482517
W  Techniquest

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