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King Edward Terrace | Act, Canberra 2600, Australia
+61 2 6270 2800
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  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“all ages” (332 reviews)
“free fall” (83 reviews)
“mini q” (74 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
King Edward Terrace | Act, Canberra 2600, Australia
+61 2 6270 2800

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fund, interesting, educational and exciting. To make the most of Questacon take you time and spend hours there. Also look carefully at the sculptures outside.

Thank 914peterjones
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

No matter how many times we have visited Questacon, the kids always bring us back to see the ever-changing interactive exhibits. Good for 3-4 hours of fun filled and interesting science that our 5 and 9 yo's (and us) love. Well worth the time and...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 3 days ago

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...

Thank Fqtravelreview
Reviewed 4 days ago 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...More

Thank GraceCRose
Reviewed 5 days ago

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

Thank poppyrhodes082
Reviewed 6 days ago 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.

Thank jak1611
Reviewed 1 week ago 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 😊

Thank Becskies
Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

Thank Sia S
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.

Thank MJDaw
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...More

Thank Brooke G
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Heading to Canberra next month will be visiting Questacon. My son is only 4 year old understand he may be a little young for this place. Can anyone recommend/suggest what activities he should try? Thanks.
8 January 2017|
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Response from TravelWithMeraki | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There is a special area called mini Q's aimed for 0-6-year-olds. My children are a little older so we didn't venture inside unfortunately so I can't say what the activities are. In the other areas there will be some... More
How many hours does it take to do all of Question?
11 December 2016|
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Response from Sandra C | Reviewed this property |
Minimum of 4 hours to do it all
Sue G
What is the entry cost for adults and children and is there any seniors discounts
18 March 2015|
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Response from Travellingschel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, $23.00 for adults, concession and kids $17.50 .. family deals also available. You can see their website at questacon.edu.au/visiting/questacon-the-national-science-and-technology-centre