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    Explore the mysterious world of spiders and discover what makes these amazing arachnids unique!

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  • All you’ve ever wanted to know about dinosaurs. New theories, old myths debunked, exciting new fossils uncovered.

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    The explosive science of the liquid of life—water and the Murray-Darling Basin.

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    Music and Sound explores how sound is created, what makes sounds louder and how different instruments work. 

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    Join the Questacon Roadie for a musical experience like never before.  Rock on science!

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King Edward Terrace,
Canberra ACT 2600

Open daily 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
Includes holidays (except 25 December)


  • Adult$23
  • Concession$17.50
  • Child (4 - 16 years)$17.50
  • Child (Under 4 years)FREE
  • Family (2 Adults + 3 Children)$70
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