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Glasgow Science Centre

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Family visit with toddler

We’ve taken our 3 year old grandson to the Glasgow Science Centre a number of times. He... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
davidcroz
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Lower Sydenham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Super museum shows the wonder of science

I would recommend this Science Centre strongly for all ages, all interests and anyone looking for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JimLivingstone
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Rated 5 stars by VisitScotland, providing programs of entertaining Science theatre, Planetarium, and around 300 hands-on interactive science exhibits over three floors, to introduce science to everyone. Interaction distinguishes GSC, very few...more
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50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow G51 1EA, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We’ve taken our 3 year old grandson to the Glasgow Science Centre a number of times. He particularly likes the 7 and under enclosure where he can play with the crane, wooden railway and extensive water play area. I would recommend this place for all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank davidcroz
GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking time to review us David, Its great to hear that your grandson enjoy your visits. We are very pleased to hear you are taking advantage of the science passport and had the chance to attend some evening events, our team are...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I would recommend this Science Centre strongly for all ages, all interests and anyone looking for fun mixed with wonder. My learning disabled son and I spent several hours exploring, experimenting, and being wonderfully entertained. Every single member of staff from reception, cafe, shop and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Jim! We are always grateful to hear when our guests are enjoying our exhibits. We are pleased to hear you and your son had a great time exploring the science mall and we look forward to your next visit. Many Thanks, Glasgow Science...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great venue Staff excellent and well trained,one of the bars had no wine after we had queued and only one member of staff,so we then had to go and wait again at another bar. Tables in main hall for meal looked lovely,with table plan at...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Liz, thanks for taking time to review us. We are glad you agree that we have a great venue. We have a great team who work hard to make our Christmas parties enjoyable and extra special. We want to make your experience as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked online which is cheaper. Check what on that day as extra for planetarium etc. Lots of do with the kids, big and small. Cafe closed at 4.00pm and tower closed for winter. All and all a great afternoon fun...loved it!More

Date of experience: December 2018
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your visit and taking time to review us here at GSC. We are glad you had a great afternoon and had lots to do with your kids. We are always looking to add more exciting shows, workshops and events so great that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Science Centre has been hosting Christmas Parties for business for some years now. Only good point with this destination is that the food and entertainment are under one roof. This alleviates the issue of booking multiple venues for a Party. The Welcome drinks give everyone...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback on the Christmas Party Night you have attended. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the evening. We normally get a very good response to our service and food quality so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After all the hype, we had massive expectations, but not really our sort of thing.. Sadly let down..

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and l, a group of 7, visited the Glasgow Science Centre. The youngest was aged 1 and the oldest child was myself. As soon as we entered the building we could see that the staff were all very friendly and we were pointed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Keira! (and Elaine), We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to GSC and the top floor exhibit (BodyWorks). We will be sure to look into some more video and are always looking for new and exciting ways to make our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my 2 year old grandson for a really fun, hands on morning. Got there as it opened (ample parking at a reasonable price) and although there were school parties the place is large enough to accommodate a lot of people. Hands on places such...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are very glad to hear you enjoyed your visit with your grandson and you both enjoyed the exhibits. We very much look forward to your next visit! Glasgow Science Centre

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Again went with my sister and granddaughter as we were there on holiday a fantastic day out so much interaction and wonderful things to do and see.

Date of experience: October 2018
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you for taking time to review us and so glad to hear you had a fantastic day out. We look forward to your next visit, Many Thanks, Glasgow Science Centre

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

So much too see, can honestly spend a full day there. Great variety of exhibits and lots of interaction.More

Date of experience: August 2018
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you for taking time to review us and thank you for your visit. We are glad you found lots to see and we agree that it can be a full day of fun. We hope to welcome you back again soon, Many Thanks, Glasgow...More

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Lorna W
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Response from jordanw471 | Reviewed this property |
The price is the same as buying them at the Center.
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maccagran
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Response from Everywhere2016 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but I would think there will be as you can get an annual membership
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28 July 2018|
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Response from morlandmonk | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know but would suggest calling the science centre, they are really friendly and helpful.
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