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Questacon

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“mini q”(88 reviews)
“free fall”(79 reviews)
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With over 200 educational and interactive exhibits, Questacon seeks to make science fun for all.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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King Edward Terrace | Act, Canberra 2600, Australia
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+61 2 6270 2800
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All reviews all ages mini q free fall science museum hands on activities air hockey great for kids school holidays kids and adults water play lots of fun year olds interactive exhibits any age few hours great place to visit couple of hours
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very busy!! Barely got near or had a go at anything. I would definitely recommend it more for the older kids not too much to do for the younger kids.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank brittany_varga
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to spend the day, especially with kids. There are a whole heap of activities that will cater to the nerd in you. Just be sure to have some patience while trying to find a parking spot. Dont forget to try 'Freefall'. During the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Projit
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fun and games for all ages at Questacon. Lots of hands on experiences and science explained in simple language. Had fun channelling my inner child! A must do when visiting Canberra.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank janice1772
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mini Q was great. Earthquake room has been toned down not as good Excite@Q was good Still good value

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank lhmagill
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited questacon with two 6-7 years old girls. Had fun and enjoyed time I spend there. A lot to do and to see, and learned something new even myself. Theatre show was funny and girls loved it! Cafe wasn’t very good. Overall highly recommend!

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank monicakarkkainen
Reviewed 1 week ago

While in Canberra recently took grandchild to Question. Wow! so much for them to see and learn. This is such a great place to take young children to get there minds thinking - so much science and made so interesting bits interactivity. Son't spoil what...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jjones76b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful day for the whole family, lots of fun interactive displays. Highly recommended for a great family experience.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank dandmthomas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Boys 10 and 7 - excellent interactive fun. Took us two hours to get through galleries with a welcome 20 min lie down under the moon at the end.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank V_A_10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Questacon was a great activity to do as one of our night games it was a lot of fun there but since we had a group of about 50 kids we spent most of our 2 hours at the big slide but besides that questacon...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank morrofee17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Scienceworks in Melbourne x 10! This place has done it right. The venue is airy and spacious yet filled with so many amazing things to keep kids entertained and educated. Don't miss the 'free fall' for older kids!

Date of experience: April 2019
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SummerHill_Kate
April 22, 2019|
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Response from Fayy16 | Reviewed this property |
There is a cafe located in the premises.
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James B
August 26, 2018|
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James B
August 26, 2018|
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Response from Kama_10 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry James I didn’t see this. There are many rooms with different science based exhibits and displays. You can play with these and learn about science (in a fun way). They also have shows focused on science topics like... More
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