International Science Centre and Science Museum Day

International Science Centre and Science Museum Day (ISCSMD) is a yearly, global event illustrating the impact and reach of all the world’s science centres and science museums. It demonstrates the role these institutions play with their millions of visitors in raising awareness of—and engagement in—sustainable development and the solutions to worldwide challenges such as climate change and technological advances.

Come celebrate at Questacon and enjoy:

  • Half price admission to the centre
  • A FREE slinky for the first 500 visitors
  • Special slinky activities (use your free slinky or purchase one in our Questacon Shop)
  • The Questacon Astronaut
  • Spectacular Science Shows
  • Plus our eight action-packed galleries

Come dressed as your favourite scientist and chat to our staff about their fantastic science outfits.

Tickets available now from https://shop.questacon.edu.au/tickets/. Use the code ISCSMD19 at checkout for 50% discount (tickets purchased with this code are only valid for admission on 10/11/2019)

 

WHEN AND WHERE

All ages

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Tuesday 19 November, 2019

3-6
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Blue Door Room: Gallery 5

For little scientists and their carers. Explore a varierty of science topics every Tuesday to Friday mornings, during school term. For information and bookings go to the Science Time webpage.

All Ages
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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

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

12+
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Parkes

The Cassini spacecraft orbited Saturn for 13 years, sending back data that revolutionized our understanding of Saturn, its rings and moons.  Cassini’s findings have fundamentally altered many of our ideas of where life might be found in our solar system and beyond.&n

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Wednesday 20 November, 2019

All Ages
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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

Levers, pulleys and wheels. Find out how you can —  Move It!

All Ages
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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

Do yourself a flavour. Hang with your buds in this exploration of taste.

Thursday 21 November, 2019

All Ages
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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

All the facts you need to understand the mechanics of natural disasters. We look at volcanoes, earthquakes, cyclones and tsunami.

All Ages
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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

Levers, pulleys and wheels. Find out how you can —  Move It!