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Glasgow Science Centre

Glasgow Science Centre, 50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow, Glasgow, G51 1EA
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Average time spent - 3 hours
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The Glasgow Science centre is located by the Clyde waterfront in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. There are two acres of over 400 interactive exhibits with activities to keep visitors of all ages entertained.

In Explore! you can get hands-on and make a splash with sound, avoid detection by a thermal camera and strike a pose with colourful shadows. There are 50 interactive experiences here. Idea No59 is a new permanent exhibition where you can discover how the world is changing. You can explore topics related to the environment, industry and health care.

In a Question of perception, nothing is quite as it seems. There are intriguing illusions and strange experiences that have you wondering if you can truly trust your eyes, brain or senses. The Bodyworks exhibition is hands-on with personal experiments, find how your body fights infection and learn lots about your body and how it works. Other galleries include Powering the future, Quantum technologies and Project lab.

You can also go in a lift to the top of the Glasgow tower and enjoy 360o views of Glasgow and the River Clyde. They also have virtual panoramic views. The Space Zone is an immersive walkway through the solar systems that take you towards the entrance to the Planetarium.

Covid 19 – Please check the website or social media of an attraction before visiting. Many places may be open differently and some remain closed. Reviews do not mention all of these changes or possible price changes. Most places still require you to pre-book online in advance.

FAQ and Further Information Glasgow Science Centre

Is there food and drink available?

There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks.

What are the main things to do?

Interactive museum with over 400 different interactive exhibits, there are different themed areas and a Planetarium. There are toilets and a cafe.

What are the ticket prices?

*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. An adult ticket with no donation costs £10.90, children 3-15 £10. You can add on the Planetarium, IMAX and Glasgow tower for a few pounds extra. Annual tickets are available.

Is there parking?

There is parking, charges apply.

When are they open?

For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.

Dog friendly?

Only assitance dogs are permitted.

Are they accessible?

Glasgow Science Centre
Glasgow Science Centre
Glasgow Science Centre
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