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Questacon

King Edward Terrace | Act, Canberra 2600, Australia
+61 2 6270 2800
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With over 200 educational and interactive exhibits, Questacon seeks to make science fun for all.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages” (377 reviews)
“mini q” (81 reviews)
“free fall” (74 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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King Edward Terrace | Act, Canberra 2600, Australia
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+61 2 6270 2800
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you have kids and visiting Canberra, this place is good for them. Even adult and our elderly were enjoyed very much. We drove there and parked close to the building area but that parking was only for 2 hours parking. We spent 5 hours...More

Thank MewPingu
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Brought a friend here who has never been and the three of us loved it. I remember visiting as a child and revisiting as an adult did not disappoint. Hours of exploration, learning and fun to be had here. Lots of kids and families so...More

Thank Ellie C
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Questacon is great fun for the whilkids family and witch a lot of things to do it feel like you are can there for a long time the shop also has a great array of options for you as well

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sensational for the kids. If you are a local or plan on going more than once in a year it is worthwhile getting membership. Much better value, can skip the queues, get into the members lounge for a coffee or tea, and means you can...More

Thank brumbies13
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my 6 year old for a day during school holidays - they had extended hpurs from 830am during the school holidays. We got there about 930am and stayed until 4pm. When buying your tickets its a good idea to check tbe times for...More

Thank jaymuz007
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful scientific world. lots of fun and knowledge. Big car park at back make it perfect place for everyone. If you have kids, worth to visit.

Thank Lisa W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the best must see places in Canberra. If science doesn't push your buttons have a look at Questacon and see if it changes your opinion on that item even a little. There are multiple exhibits in a number of rooms which...More

Thank GerryTasmania
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second visit to Questacon. The kids had a ball and the adults get to participate as well. Lots of fun and educational for all. We bought a 3 in Fun ticket last year and were able to have a second visit on...More

Thank Monica D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great visit to Questacon. It had been about 5 years since we last visited and doesn’t look like much has changed. As always there is plenty to do and the amount of hands on activities are bound to please all ages. The cafe...More

Thank drensno
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

interactive, fun, interesting, educational for all ages. Wasn't really planning to go here on our recent trip to Canberra, so very happy that we made the time to go we all enjoyed it and learnt. The nitrogen show was terrific. You could keep returning and...More

Thank Bro-lipsAU
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curious1234978
March 27, 2018|
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It might be ,as most schools too have holidays,!It would be convenient to travel around in these holidays with the kids !! But do check which days they are open during the Easter hols before!!!
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Cookie E
February 11, 2018|
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Response from MishMattGabbieLily | Reviewed this property |
We were there for 2.5hrs with two kids 6 & 9
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Robert S
August 20, 2017|
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Response from jared w |
Borscht!
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