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Magna Science Adventure Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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An expensive couple of hours

We've not been here for years but tought thought it would be a good idea to visit outside the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Helen M
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Repairs needed. Take your coat.

I write all this with such sadness as the last time we went we didn't want to leave. We are a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
joesmum42
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Open your mind and prepare yourself for a mind-blowing voyage of discovery...A hands-on, feet-in, full-on day out at Magna. Opportunities for adventure are endless. Built within the Former Templeborough Steelworks, inside you can explore the four...more
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Sheffield Road | Templeborough, Rotherham S60 1DX, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Recently had our works Christmas party at magna. Absolutely brilliant! Really well organised, plenty of staff and great food and party atmosphere. Will book for next year.well done magna

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bikerbabe54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all signage.I came on the bus from Meadowhall, missed the pedestrian entrance sign because I had my back to it, and walked about 2 miles all the way round the outside to find the entrance. Another sign is needed opposite the present one....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A large number of the displays are broken or suffer from a lack of maintenance. The place was dark and this didn’t encourage my son to explore as much as I’m sure he would have in a better lit environment. The place basically needs a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've not been here for years but tought thought it would be a good idea to visit outside the school holidays and not at the weekend. Major mistake, same price as all other days but only open for a few hours while school trips are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Helen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I write all this with such sadness as the last time we went we didn't want to leave. We are a family of 5 (9yr, 8yr & 5yr) and although the youngest just liked running around, my daughter was a bit bored. She wanted to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank joesmum42
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a family day out with 5 kids from 10 to 5 so it had to suit all of them , this came pretty close to that. Queues were a bit of an issue the best inflatables you had to wait for but plenty...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gail556677
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was ok. Very dark and cold inside so I would wrap up warm. The park outside is really big. My little one did have a good time but I don’t think we would go again.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Kellyanne2017Sewart
Reviewed 6 November 2018

In an old steel works so a massive space that has been divided up into areas to explore. Interactive exhibits. Good ideas and informative. Some exhibits in need of repair. Enough interactive stuff to keep 7 year olds interested. Put on layers as there is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Daisy3178
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We visited this museum ten years ago and it was fantastic! Unfortunately like the other comments state, it’s just been left to rot! At least 1/4 of the exhibit was broken and in need of repair. This place used to be amazing and has the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Niki D
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

I dont normally write reviews but...We went for my 30th birthday and had an absolute amazing time... it truly was terrifying walking the 143 steps to the Abseil, power fan and bungee...But the staff were the BEST they literally couldn't of been more supportive and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Joan B
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Response from F5330BOrichardh | Reviewed this property |
Yes it has lifts and is accessible throughout
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Half an hour
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13 August 2017|
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Response from jennyeales2016 | Reviewed this property |
There is an entrance fee to pay but less than if you view the whole attraction
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