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Magna Science Adventure Centre

Sheffield Road | Templeborough, Rotherham S60 1DX, England
+44 1709 720002
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Great place to take children

Taken my grandchildren here, once they have started school. Feel they need to be over five to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lizzie W
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Rotherham, United Kingdom
A return visit and still as much fun

We always like to visit Magna when we are in the area. It provides a full day out if the weather is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jennyeales2016
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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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  • Average19%
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Sheffield Road | Templeborough, Rotherham S60 1DX, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Taken my grandchildren here, once they have started school. Feel they need to be over five to really appreciate what it's all about. Having said that, there are things of interest for all ages.

Thank Lizzie W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always like to visit Magna when we are in the area. It provides a full day out if the weather is good as there is also an extensive outdoor play area, also a wet play area so take swimming costumes and towels to make...More

Thank jennyeales2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Magna and we have enjoyed it again. There are lots of different things to do, all to do with science and machines, the fire tornado is our favourite part! As adults we found the history of steel to be...More

1  Thank Jenni W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great little place, I took my 3 year old nephew who did get a little scared at times as it is dark and eerie in places but he loved it over all. I never knew the history of steel could be so...More

1  Thank Kayleigh T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Who would have thought the history of steel making would be interesting? Well this place certainly makes it both interesting and interactive. All of our party thoroughly enjoyed our stay including our 13 year old daughter. We spent about 2 1/2 hours in this eyrie...More

Thank JayBee2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Attended an event over a weekend inside the Magna Centre huge building small car park. The first thing you notice on entering the arena is the smell of stale beer and urine. The corridors and refreshment areas were dark and dingy. The food and drink...More

Thank bully66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited to undertake a bungee jump as part of my New Years Resolution - new activity each month. It was very busy with people queuing for both the main Magna attraction and The Abyss - separate queues would be advisable. The staff were friendly...More

Thank Sweetiepx
Reviewed 17 April 2017

with being in the area, my husband mentioned this place as he went when he was a kid and loved it. we decided to visit (even though we dont have children) as we love museums. driving up the carpark you are greeted with a huge...More

Thank kirsteen j
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Really wish Magna would state on their website how cold this place actually is. Turned up on a fairly warm day and the inside of the museum was BALTIC! Really couldn't enjoy the exhibitions due to shivering and not being able to feel my feet!...More

Thank sarahshep80
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Visited here on Thursday with my cousin and her 10 year old daughter. Had a great time. Arrived at about 10.20am and left at 4pm. The big melt show was very interesting and we enjoyed all 4 of the different zones although the earth zone...More

Thank reviewbyclaire
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Chris A
Hi, I am wanting to visit in the near future, but am concerned about the number of comments from people regarding exhibits not working, how many of them are actually out of order please? Many thanks.
8 March 2017|
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Response from Matthew T | Reviewed this property |
needs investment which is a shame always seem too quiet when we go
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eloracenna
do you have foster family discounts?
1 October 2016|
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Response from MiniMariox3 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure- give them a ring direct. Have fun.
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Cattdara
Hi my son has food allergies so it's safer for us to bring a lunch- is this ok? What is your policy on this- can't see anything in your site about it 🙁
15 August 2016|
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Response from Zoe-5310 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't work there but there are picnic benches in the outdoor area and the day we visited had people having picnics so wouldn't have thought it would be a problem :)
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