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Glasgow Science Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible2%
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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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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow G51 1EA, Scotland
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+44 141 420 5000
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Reviewed yesterday

My kids have always loved a good science museum and this one is up there. Lots of interactive displays to engage with and lots of interesting facts to read. Our kind of place.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A great fun day out with friends or family can be had here. There is definitely something for everyone. Would recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MarkScott9
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great day out. lots of interactive stuff and generally one of my favourite tourist attractions in Glasgow

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three floors of interesting facts and things to do, will keep the kids interested for hours a lot of fun things for them to do, from hearing the rhythmic beat of your heart whilst watching a pulsating model of a heart beat to your own...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to go up tower but this was closed due to wind, however we had a wander round played with the exhibits and into the planetarium, that was amazing well worth the add on price. Staff helpful and knowledgeable

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good for children 6 years plus. OK for adults. Well laid out and easy to get arround. I have been with friends a fdn friends children and my Farther over the last few years. It could do with the exhibits changing so that repeat visitors...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank English-Visitor14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was BLOWN AWAY by the science centre today. Have been in past but never with kids. I took my 1 month old and my 3 year old, and we all had a blast! We never even made it past Level 1, but that was more...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ashbash1783
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to visit with all ages. Was very much intrigued with the displays presented we were very much pressed for time and could not cover the entire stuff. however we managed to cover most of it. The Tower was closed but we managed...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank kurup_raje
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to visit for all ages, We had our grandsons age 7 and 11 with us. The older one loves science and there was so much to do and see and learn for his age and interest. The younger one, who...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank grandad88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The kids loved it everything to keep the young mind active we spent the whole day in the place and had a fight to get the kids home.

Date of experience: July 2019
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reachbananableach
February 3, 2019|
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Response from HELEN K | Reviewed this property |
I’d go for the general entry ticket, although I am not so sure that I would have found the experience enthralling without taking children. It was their interaction with the exhibits that I enjoyed, the science is quite... More
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Lorraine B
January 3, 2019|
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Sorry to take so long. The car park is included in the entrance fee if you make them aware you have a car
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Lorna W
August 17, 2018|
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The price is the same as buying them at the Center.
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