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Address: King Edward Terrace | Act, Canberra 2600, Australia
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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With over 200 educational and interactive exhibits, Questacon seeks to make...

With over 200 educational and interactive exhibits, Questacon seeks to make science fun for all.

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Go early.. Give yourself plenty of time,,, so much to see , read and do.

Go early.. Give yourself plenty of time,,, so much to see , read and do... Start at the top and work your way down.. A half day at least...

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Canberra, Australia
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Go early.. Give yourself plenty of time,,, so much to see , read and do... Start at the top and work your way down.. A half day at least...

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Shellharbour, Australia
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30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Came here with my friends on the first Saturday of May. It was great as it was half price day. There were heaps of things to look and and learn about! Although it's a fun quirky place I also learnt heaps of things! Next time I come to Canberra I will be coming here! Thanks for the Great time !

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Canberra, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great for kids, very interactive! Lots of different places to eat and lockers to keep bags. Very central location!

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New South Wales, Australia
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30 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

What a blast! And that was just in the gallery with Riley & Patrick doing the science experiments. So many things to do. Can easily spend a whole day here and we will certainly be returning to Questacon next time we visit Canberra.

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Rockdale, Australia
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Everyone at some point should head here it's a great family day out and so much to learn + lots of interactive things to do 😊

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Thank Becskies
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lots of fun things to do. Lots of activities and hands on things. Interesting things to read and see. Lots of toilets, plenty of parking.

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Newcastle, Australia
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27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our time at Questacon, but expected it to be an "all day" thing, rather than a half-day thing. We spent half a day there with our 11 and 9 year olds. They loved it.

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Thank MJDaw
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our kids loved all the different experiences so much that we never even got to the shows! BYO food so that it keeps the cost down and there isn't much in the way of 'balanced food options'. We're looking forward to going back to see the shows and if it were closer we'd have an annual pass.

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Thank Brooke G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So much to see and do here. The kids play area was particularly good with a really well designed water play area (high chairs and waterproof smocks for the little ones). Also a soft play climbing area, pretend construction site, pretend vets surgery, pretend bakery and more. Science related activities for all ages. We saw lots of adults having a... More 

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Canberra, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The most interesting science thing ever. We dropped in for a look and stayed all day. We were captivated by all the science activities. Fantastic

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