“The staff make this place – knowledgeable, genuinely interested in helping the kids, and enthusiastic about the science. My kids aged 10 and 7 go often and love it every time with their different events.”
The Clifton Family on TripAdvisor

“My visit today has been amazing. I have learned a lot and have been amazed by the gravity force experiment. I will never forget my fabulous day here today!”
Young boy

Science activities for the public

An overview

There are so many hands-on Cambridge Science Centre experiences, workshops and inspirational shows you can enjoy, in all kinds of locations – both at our centre in Cambridge and in public places across the region.

VISIT OUR CAMBRIDGE CENTRE

(open every weekend; plus holidays Tuesdays–Fridays 3-5:30pm)

Visit our brand new hands-on science and discovery centre in Cambridge for an inspirational experience, with over 30 hands-on exhibits, shows and much more…

SCIENCE OUT AND ABOUT

One of our priorities is to take science to where people are, rather than expect them to always come to us. We hold shows and put on displays in all kinds of unusual places across Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and Suffolk. Search our What’s On calendar for what’s on near you.

DO OUR ACTIVITIES AT HOME

Try out our online library packed full of fantastic free science-based activities for everyone to try at home.