There are often open days and exhibitions held here and it is a lovely way to fill in an afternoon viewing various displays
Would be an excellent place to take the kids for a visit. A very well though out set of displays and polite staff make it a very relaxing visit to take in all the information on interesting science. I was surprised there weren't more people there the day I visited.
There are all sorts of hands on exhibits here, and because of the design of the building you can also watch real scientists at work. There are school holiday program's that kids can join in, doing real lab experiments, which are educational and a lot of fun (the staff are super friendly & really engage the kids, so they don't... More
Many computer screens not operating or out of order. First visited the centre a year ago - appears nothing has been updated. Apart from some scientific experiments for the younger children, generally boring. Not clear there's an entry fee. A waste of money and time.
Thoroughly enjoyed the scientific experiments and kiddies activities. Perfect venue for kids party. Not very easy to find.
This place is close to the Botanic gardens, the ANU and Black Mountain Tower. There were really friendly staff there when we went and they let us have hands on some of the exhibits - like having a preying mantis walk up your arm. It is not like a big museum, but very interesting if you are at all interested... More
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