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Dundee Science Centre

14 Greenmarket, Dundee DD1 4QB, Scotland
+44 1382 228800
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interesting and fun

My children 8 and 12 absolutely loved this place, the adults in the group also did. A lot of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Erika B
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Great place!

Went with my sons and 97 year old Granny and we all loved it. Really educational but in a fun... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lynne1153
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Explore the wonders of the science. Immerse yourself in over 80 hands-on, fun and interactive exhibits. Experience one of our exciting live science shows. Relax over a coffee or browse our range of gifts at Dundee Science Centre - a fun and exhilarating experience for the whole family. Open 10am to 5pm, 363 days a year.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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14 Greenmarket, Dundee DD1 4QB, Scotland
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+44 1382 228800

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My children 8 and 12 absolutely loved this place, the adults in the group also did. A lot of interesting and interactive stuff to do and talks going through the day. Really worth a visit nd great for all the family.More

Thank Erika B
DundeeSciCentre, Manager at Dundee Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi there. We're absolutely delighted that both your children and the adults enjoyed your recent visit to Dundee Science Centre. We certainly really enjoy putting together our mixed schedule of activities and also delivering the shows to visitors and we do hope that this spills...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my sons and 97 year old Granny and we all loved it. Really educational but in a fun, interesting way. All the staff were really friendly and the cafe was great too!More

Thank Lynne1153
DundeeSciCentre, Admin Assistant at Dundee Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great feedback, Lynne! We're delighted to hear that all three generations were able to engage and enjoy the activities we had on offer. We look forward to seeing you and your family on your next visit. Best wishes, Hannah Parkin Admin...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fab science centre thought this one was much better laid out than the one in aberdeen. Kept my kids occupied all day with various talks and displays taking place through out our visit. Cafe doesnt have a great selection and was tricky to find...More

Thank Audrey S
DundeeSciCentre, Communications Officer at Dundee Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great feedback Audrey! We are delighted to hear that you and your kids enjoyed your recent visit, fully immersing yourselves in all the talks and activities on offer. We take on board your comments regarding the Coffee Shop and will look...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Had a fab day out here today with my 11 year old son. So much to see and do. Origami,3D printing and Ryan's favour mindball !!! Staff are excellent so friendly and helpful.More

Thank Lynore M
DundeeSciCentre, Manager at Dundee Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

You've given us a '5 Star Day' here too, with your fabulous review. Saturday was a great day - and I can say that because our team thought so too! We are so thrilled to hear that your son loved his visit to Dundee Science...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Struggled to get engaged, all 5 of us were bored, too much reading and not enough interaction, broken parts and some areas no explanation, no staff really about to ask. Only good staff interaction was the cafe, even the shop was poor, sparse with cheap...More

Thank JanStephen
DundeeSciCentre, Communications Officer at Dundee Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Hi there JanStephen, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and we are happy to hear your positive comments about our coffee shop staff. We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed following your recent visit to the centre....More

Reviewed 16 April 2017

What a fantastic day we had. The animal petting zoo and the space 🚀 talk in the auditorium were a huge hit. Both members of staff were amazing. Andrew at the petting zoo was super with the kids and answered every question, even the ones...More

Thank 933Jules
DundeeSciCentre, Communications Officer at Dundee Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you for visiting and for giving us a great review! Delighted to hear that you enjoyed the animal petting zoo with Andrew and space talk with Liam - we'll be sure to pass on your kind words to them :) We look forward to...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017

Have been to science centre this week for mini beast adventure kids loved it. They also did the animal handling which they enjoyed. Plenty of things to keep them amused. Good price. Would return again.More

Thank DEMIR09
DundeeSciCentre, Communications Officer at Dundee Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Thank you for visiting and for providing us with the great feedback! Delighted to hear that you and your kids enjoyed the mini beast adventure as well as the animal handling. We look forward to seeing you next time! Best wishes, Isabella Melking - Communications...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017

Science centre was ok but not a patch on Glasgow one. Catered for most age groups and most of the interactive exhibits worked although i would say more aimed at older children. Looked like most of the younger children were playing in large sand pit....More

Thank claire1183
DundeeSciCentre, Communications Officer at Dundee Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Hi there Claire, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback following your family outing. We aim to provide a great experience for all of our visitors and have taken on-board your comments about your visit to look into this further...More

Reviewed 18 March 2017

A great interactive day out, not only for kids but adults alike. The key is to get involved, you'll love it.

Thank Sultan Y
DundeeSciCentre, Communications Officer at Dundee Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thank you for the great feedback! We are very happy to hear that you had a great day out and look forward to seeing you on your next visit. Best wishes, Isabella Melking - Communications Officer

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We visited here recently and we were extremely disappointed! We had a 4 and 7 year old with us and we were lucky if there was 30 minutes worth to entertain them. There are a lot of computer based things , my 7 year old...More

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DundeeSciCentre, Communications Officer at Dundee Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. We pride ourselves on providing a great visitor experience and we are sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your recent visit. We appreciate your feedback about your experience and we will...More

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jamesfwatson
Directions from Fife please
14 September 2016|
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Response from DundeeSciCentre | Property representative |
Towards the Dundee end of Tay Bridge – position yourself in the left hand lane and leave the bridge by the slip road (signposted Perth / Coupar Angus), take the right hand lane on the slip road (signposted for Coupar Angus... More
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Price of tickets please
18 May 2015|
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Response from DundeeSciCentre | Property representative |
Admission Day Pass - admission for one day Adult £7.25 Child £5.25 Concession (student/senior citizen) £5.25 Child aged 2-3 £4.00 with 1 accompanying adult free-of-charge Assisted needs adult £6.25 Assisted... More
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