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Techniquest Glyndwr

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Address: Plas Coch Mold Road, Wrexham LL11 2AW, Wales
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+44 1978 293400
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Tue - Fri 10:30 - 16:30
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 16:30
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Science is amazing! Experience over 75 hands-on interactive exhibits, live...

Science is amazing! Experience over 75 hands-on interactive exhibits, live science demos and fun workshops at Techniquest Glyndwr (TQG), the family-friendly all weather day out you've been looking for! TQG Discovery Centre is designed to engage people of all ages in science through interactive exhibits and live demonstrations. As well as hands-on exhibits, we host a unique program of special events throughout the year, covering a variety of topics such as space, slime, dinosaurs and robots! Free car parking at the centre located on Glyndwr University campus - just 10 minutes' walk from Wrexham General Station

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been so much

ive been there so many time whith school and my familey if you have small kids or big kids they will love this it is so much fun and it also has a gift shop at the front by the... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

ive been there so many time whith school and my familey if you have small kids or big kids they will love this it is so much fun and it also has a gift shop at the front by the entrance

Thank Jasmine B
Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited today with our two grandsons, aged 9 and 7, and can honestly say they were interested and entertained for the 5 hours we spent there ! We also enjoyed all the experiments and puzzles, many of which had us stumped. The staff were lovely and there to help when needed. The Bubbles and Bangs show was very entertaining.... More 

Thank hcabd
Flintshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We visited today with 2 children aged 6 and 9, 2 seniors and an adult. What excellent value for a great time. Well worth a visit. We all enjoyed participating in the many hands on exhibits as well as watching the bangs and bubbles show. Will definitely be revisiting again soon.

Thank liverbird239
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited today with a 10, 9 and 6 year old. There are plenty of activities for different ages but they are more tailored for younger ones under 7's I would say. The show was good all the kids enjoyed. You could probably stay here for a max of 2 hours which with the price is quite rubbish. I don't see... More 

Thank 560sian
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited many times with groups of children. I would say it it a good visit as a one off but if your children have been with school and they are 8+ don't bother going again, nothing changes and it gets boring for them. There doesn't seem to ever be any changes in what's available for them to try... More 

Thank chocnshop
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely excellent afternoon out for adults and kids alike. Lots to see and lots of hands on displays. My 6 grandchildren aged 4-10yrs loved every minute. they want to visit again !!!SOON!!!

Thank Mike T
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to techniquest with my daughter and she loved it, especially the mirror maze! We brought a packed lunch, then bought a Twix each. Fun science show - even though my daughter was too nervous to take part in the experiments in the show, she sat back, laughed, and had a fab time! She got stuck on one of... More 

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Selby, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place for children of all ages (3 to 93)!! Such a lot to do and the "Bubbles and Bangs" show was great. Almost a week on and our 4 year old grandson is still talking about it!! Staff were very friendly and helpful. We will definitely return!

Thank Andrea F
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took our boys on a really quite out if season day so we pretty much had place to our selves and was able to take as long as we wanted, the place is great as all hands on you have to touch and play I took teenager and he enjoyed it he enjoyed doing some of the puzzles, as... More 

Thank Fyfebbq
Oswestry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Our six year old asked to visit on Sunday afternoon. We have visited before but the difference between then and now was marked. All of the exhibits were clean and working, there were new items to explore. The show was entertaining and educational. We will be visiting again.

Thank Stephen R
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the trouble to leave a review - it was good to hear your experience was a good one and I will pass on your comments to the floor staff so that they know their efforts have been appreciated. More 

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