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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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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Glasgow to Edinburgh Trek 2019

Trek 100km overnight from Glasgow to Edinburgh to help raise funds for the British Heart Foundation.

Sat 20 Jul

£50–£55 / 0845 130 8663

  • 07:00 – 00:00

Glasgow to the Falkirk Wheel Walk

Walk the same distance as a marathon for a good cause.

Sat 20 Jul

£30 before 14 Feb 2019; £35 after / 0141 420 5000

Moon50 Landing Party

Family party in celebration of the moon landing's 50th anniversary, with plenty of space-themed activities, fancy dress and more.

Sat 20 Jul

£7.50 / 0141 420 5000

Moon50: Planetarium Late

Witness Neil, Buzz and Mike's famous step for mankind at this late-night planetarium experience celebrating the moon landing of 1969.

Sat 13 Jul

£5.40–£6 / 0141 420 5000

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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