You can't miss their funky building, covered in bright shapes as you drive along Squires Way in North Wollongong. If you stop in, you will discover heaps of interactive and quirky exhibits that have been inspiring curiosity in science and technology to over a million students and children since 1989.
With a beautifully refreshed exhibition space, special themed school holiday features and exciting birthday party options, UOW Science Space is the BEST venue for interactive fun for a family or school excursion.
Interactive Exhibits: Their exhibit gallery consists of over 100 hands-on exhibits that demonstrate science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in action. Spread across two floors, they have exhibits on dinosaurs, fossils, motors and electricity, to challenge even the most logical minds.
Science Theatre: The Science Theatre offers an array of FUN and educational science shows for ages 6+. From exploding balloons to liquid nitrogen these shows explore the wonders of science.
Planetarium: Watch as day turns into night as you explore stars and constellations in NSW's largest and most advanced Immersive Theatre. Experience full-dome shows and learn about topics such as the universe, dinosaurs, the evolution of life and the night sky.
Science Shop: The Science Shop is one of the most extensive science shops in Australia and carries a wide range of science products. From robotics kits to slime, the shop has products for teaching, exploring, and learning or for just having fun whatever your budget.
Holiday Activities: Every school holiday, they offer special themed activities as well as full day Science Camps and drop-in workshops with our dedicated STEM Zone. With opening every day during NSW school holidays from 10am - 4pm their extensive program of shows and activities will keep the whole family entertained!
During NSW school term they are open from 10am - 4pm and closed on Wednesdays to the public. Days/Hours: During NSW school term they are open from 10am - 4pm and closed on Wednesdays to the public.