Questacon is an interactive and highly stimulating environment. Our exhibitions are built to engage a variety of senses, which may be overwhelming for some of our visitors. For example, some exhibits use electromagnetics, flashing lights and loud noises. For a detailed list of an individual gallery’s sensory information, please see our gallery directory.
Some problems that may arise are listed below:
Check out our health sheets for more information for visitors with:
Some of our exhibitions also have quiet spaces. Please ask staff where these are if you feel you might need a quiet space.
Some of our shows change daily. If you are concerned about your health and wellbeing, please speak to the presenter about your concerns.
If you need sensory support or additional medical information, please speak with our staff.
Questacon acknowledges First Nations peoples as the Traditional Custodians and first scientists, makers and innovators of this land and their continuing connection to Country. We pay our respects to the Elders past, present and emerging.