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Stuart Street, Cardiff CF10 5BW, Wales
+44 29 2047 5475
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Interactive, hands-on exhibits make this science museum the perfect destination for families.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“all ages” (98 reviews)
“water area” (10 reviews)
“rainy day” (46 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Stuart Street, Cardiff CF10 5BW, Wales
+44 29 2047 5475
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11 - 20 of 881 reviews

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I saw the advertisement of techniquest and are instantly hooked. Previously I went to the science centre at Glasgow and it was HUGE. This is slightly smaller but their items are as good as theirs. Information and fun. We took the entry as student so...More

Thank axlim09
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Spent three hours here and it flew by the kids did not want to leave, the kids ages range from 10 to toddler and all were thoroughly entertained we could have easily stayed all day. The wristband your given means you can come and go...More

Thank 100starmummy100
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

My family consisting of two boys age 6 and 11 visited the museum in October and had a great day. They both found it equally enjoyable, as did myself and wife. The museum itself isn't huge, less to do the similar exhibitions in cities like...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Quite small. Quite busy. The kids seemed to like it. If you take a picnic their isn’t a great place to eat. They should open the top floor for this. Worth a visit but I won’t rush back.

Thank desfarmer
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This is a very informative and well maintained museum based on basic physics fundamentals which is very good for school students. The smaller kids can just have fun trying to operate the equipment and be amazed with the effects of science. Overall a fun place...More

Thank Nilashis C
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I haven't been in a while I must go again soon. Can be very busy but the best time to go is in the week.

1  Thank Caitlin P
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This is a fun, interactive experience for the whole family, and all ages - who doesn't like playing with water! There are some really cool scientific exhibits and let talk to investigate and learn about - kept the children occupied for a few hours!

Thank Maggie H
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The kids had an absolute ball what I loved about this place if you pay to get in they give you a band and you can go in and out all day so you can make a day of it It's right on Cardiff bay...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

My friends and I love experiments and science and though it may seem simple at the first glance, Techniquest is a good way to spend a couple of hours in summer or winter. There are science presentations which are very interesting for both adults and...More

1  Thank selena36
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Parking isn't great but we found one eventually. Amazing staff, amazing exhibitions, amazing value. Will definitely come again

Thank Rebecca H
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Heather B
18 July 2017|
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Response from geminitwin3671 | Reviewed this property |
I would book in advance as there is always a que.
20 June 2017|
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Response from Patricia B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if Techniquest offer Gluten free but some of the other cafes on the Bay possibly do. Sorry I cannot be more exact.
Dr L
23 April 2017|
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Response from Lisa T | Reviewed this property |
Dan's answer is perfect.