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Glasgow Science Centre

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Fab day out

Went here for the day in half term with the kids 14 and 10. Loads to do, kids loved it. Spent a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Minimad
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Burton on Trent
via mobile
Great day out

Had a fab day with grand daughter she was interested in everything. Loved that she was about to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jacky F
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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
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Rated 5 stars by VisitScotland, providing programs of entertaining Science theatre, Planetarium, and around 300 hands-on interactive science exhibits over three floors, to introduce science to everyone. Interaction distinguishes GSC, very few...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow G51 1EA, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here for the day in half term with the kids 14 and 10. Loads to do, kids loved it. Spent a good 6 hours there and could have stayed longer. Cafe downstairs is lovely and they make beautiful pizzas fresh from scratch. Prices are...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Minimad
GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your kind review, We are really glad you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back. Glasgow Science Centre

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a fab day with grand daughter she was interested in everything. Loved that she was about to touch things and learn as she was going

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jacky F
GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking time to review us. We are so glad your grand daughter enjoyed interacting with our exhibits. We hope we can welcome you both back again soon. Glasgow Science Centre

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The science museum is a great place for all ages. You can easily spend a whole day going round all the hands on exhibits. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind review, We are glad you enjoyed your visit and getting hands on with science. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon, Glasgow Science Centre

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This venue is clearly designed for the younger visitor but this was not made clear to us when we were purchasing our tickets. We were completely surrounded by noisy school children who were obviously enjoying a day out. The exhibits were pitched at their level...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to review us, We are sorry your experience was interrupted by school visitors and you didn't feel your experience was value for money. We design our experiences and exhibits with all age groups in mind and attempt to make science...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for the first time today and was pleasantly surprised. Queue was small and price was quite reasonable. Kids loved the sloping room and many of the exhibits. We viewed a short film about aliens and it was very good. Seats in the mini cinema...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Scotsguy78
GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to review us, Its great to hear you enjoyed your recent visit. We have noted your feedback about the café. We look forward to your next visit. Glasgow Science Centre

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great indoor day out with kids. Plenty to see and do as well as learn about for kids and adults. Lots of hands on activities which keep the kids interested and allowed them to do some craft work as well. Just about all the sections...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bairdie
GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for you kind review, We are glad you enjoyed your visit with hands on activities and enjoyed your visit to our café. We very much look forward to welcoming you back again soon, Keep an eye on our website for future plans to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a mistake to come here, myself and wife. Seemed to be lots of kids having fun but for adults without kids, not so much. Should be called Glasgow Childrens` Science Museum. Misleading for adults. Left after a short time and went to the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to review us and we are sorry to hear this John, Our mission is to be an essential bridge between citizens, science and technology. To inspire people of all ages to explore and understand the world around them, to discover...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here recently with my partner for a day out and a different type of date. We had lots of fun going around all the stations doing the little experiments it was lots of fun. I would recommend anyone to come here and have...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. Its great to hear you enjoyed your date in the science centre. Glad you had fun. You are welcome back anytime. Glasgow Science Centre

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go here at least once a year. There is so much to see that one visit is just not enough. The planetarium is an absolute must. It never fails to amaze. The family show is great for little ones with interaction. Staff are always...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank calley56
GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review. Its great to hear you enjoy the planetarium and are helped by our staff. We look forward to welcoming you back. Glasgow Science Centre

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time with the family at the Science Centre this week. Loads of hands-on exhibits and well crafted explanations of the science behind them. The staff were super friendly and enthusiastic, cafe reasonably priced, and the Science show at 1pm was really well...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank docdocgo
GlasgowScienceCentre, Manager at Glasgow Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Its great to hear you had such a great time during your visit. We are glad you enjoyed the exhibits and science shows. We look forward to welcoming you back. Glasgow Science Centre

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reachbananableach
3 February 2019|
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Response from LondonVIP | Reviewed this property |
Unless you are traveling with kids, I don’t think it’s worth it. The museum is more kid focused.
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Lorraine B
3 January 2019|
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Response from Marymamie | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to take so long. The car park is included in the entrance fee if you make them aware you have a car
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Lorna W
17 August 2018|
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Response from jordanw471 | Reviewed this property |
The price is the same as buying them at the Center.
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