Cambridge Science Centre has everything you need for a great day out with the family. We hold interactive exhibitions, workshops and shows for families and young curious minds.
Summer Opening Times (until 4th September)
Monday - Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday - Friday 13:00 - 17:00
Saturday & Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
Closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day & Easter Sunday
Find us in Cambridge city centre
18 Jesus Lane
Under 5s: Free
Adult (18+): £3.50
Family (2 Adults & 2 Children or 1 Adult & 3 Children): £10.00
Explore how humans and other species use their unique skills to thrive in our big, complex world. Get hands-on and discover what makes your favourite animals so successful, and how we're using science to build a better world.
Using nature as a guide, join us to find out why it's important to recycle everyday items.
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Discover more about the deadly dragonflies of Wicken Fen, finding out what they eat and how they hunt by becoming a dragonfly yourself.
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Enter a world of interactive science, and take a journey through some of our most surprising discoveries. Choose from a range of different plans: online only offers exclusive access to COSMOS membership zone; unlocking lots of digital and downloadable activities to do at home, as well as quizzes, jokes and fun facts. Or choose to include visits to the centre giving 12 months unlimited access to our exhibition space in central Cambridge and the online activities.
Inspire your class with a morning of hands-on science and technology, brought to life with a fun exhibition, shows and workshops suitable for KS1 - KS4.
All our staff share an infectious excitement for science and education. Our centre in the heart of Cambridge is open during term time for pre-booked school visits every Monday - Friday morning.
We give you exclusive access to the venue and all our resources are specifically designed in-house to give schools the best educational experience possible.
We're always updating our exhibitions, adding even more fun and interactive things to do and see. If you'd like to be amongst the first to know about them, sign up to our newsletter.Sign up to our newsletter