Glasgow Science Centre

Glasgow Science Centre
50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow, G51 1EA
  • Telephone 0141 420 5000
  • Opening times Winter opening hours (until Mar 30) Wed–Fri 10am–3pm; Sat & Sun 10am–5pm. From March 31: Mon–Sun 10am–5pm.
  • Admission £10.50 (£8.50; under 3s free); Planetarium, Glasgow Tower or IMAX Science films £2.50 extra.
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  • Website www.glasgowsciencecentre.org
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Glasgow Science Centre

Situated on the site of the 1988 Garden Festival, Glasgow's £75 million Science Centre features hundreds of interactive exhibits. It also includes the ScottishPower Planetarium, Science Show Theatre, Climate Change Theatre and the 127m Glasgow Tower. Additionally, it's home to Cineworld IMAX, Scotland's largest IMAX cinema, showing both educational and 3D Hollywood films.

  • Provides: Free wi-fi

Events at this venue

There are 4 events at this location

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Science Lates: Taste

Discover the science behind what you eat and drink. Make your own ice cream, meet the master brewer at Tennent's and if you're brave enough, taste a cricket.

Fri 4 Aug

£15 (Students £10) / 0141 420 5000

Science of Gin

Learn about the science of gin with the Good Spirits Company.

Thu 24 Aug

£35 / 0141 420 5000

  • 19:00 – 10:00

Social Circles (20's to 40's) - Glasgow

Aimed at people aged 18 to 40's, Social Circles is for anyone who wishes to socialise in and around Glasgow, taking part in social, sporting and random activities to help build their social circle and get off the couch more! So, if you're bored of sitting around watching TV and want to do more with your life - we're…

Fri 4 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 420 5000

"Taste" - Glasgow Science Centre Lates

  • 18:30 – 21:00

Fri 1 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 420 5000

"Into Orbit" - Glasgow Science Centre Lates

  • 18:30 – 21:00

Venturefest Scotland

Business and networking event and part of the Venturefest Network. This free event connects SMEs with innovators, entrepreneurs, investors and academics with the aim of sharing ideas, financing innovation and developing new skills and business partnerships.

Wed 20 Sep

Free / 01738 828524

  • 08:00 – 16:30

Reviews & features

The Best Activities for Kids and Families in Glasgow

3 Mar 2015

A quick guide to some of the city's best days out

Much more than just a shopping centre, Braehead could keep a family occupied for the whole day. Gambado soft play caters for the little ones, while for the more adventurous there’s The Drop climbing centre, Snow Factor ski and snowboard complex, and ice…

Take Me Out

2 Apr 2009

From cycling, pirate ships, dolphin watching and woodland walks to face-painting, castles, beaches and alien designs, Anna Millar handpicks some of the finest days out and events this Easter, whether you’re a big or a little kid

Glasgow Science Centre

12 Jan 2007

Going up

Have you ever wanted to take in the whole of Glasgow at a glance? Scotland’s tallest building, the 127m high Glasgow Tower adjacent to the Science Centre at Pacific Quay, has reopened to the public, offering some of the most beautiful views over the…

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