Exciting changes are coming! Get the latest updates and info before you visit.Read more about it


Exciting changes are coming! Get the latest updates and info before you visit.Read more about it


Press enquiries

For all PR enquiries, please contact Orchard Media and Events:

  029 2010 0888

Filming requests

Techniquest is able to offer a range of locations which are available for commercial and non-commercial filming. These spaces include;

  • Exhibition Hall
  • Science Theatre
  • Lab
  • Planetarium
  • Back of house areas including offices and maintenance areas
  • Various outside locations including a roof terrace with waterfront views

Our modern, architecturally-acclaimed building boasts impressive views of the bay and provides a perfect contemporary backdrop for film, TV, advert and corporate video producers alike.

Any filming taking place within the centre requires a contractual agreement and written consent from the Marketing and Events team.

Contact us for more information and to take a look around.

029 2047 5466

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    Find us

      Techniquest, Stuart Street, Cardiff, CF10 5BW

    Contact us

      029 2047 5475

    Opening hours

      During local school holidays
    10.00am–5.00pm Bank Holidays, seven days a week.

      School term
    9.30am–4.30pm Tuesday–Friday;
    10.00am–5.00pm Saturday and Sunday.

    Charity & company

      Registered charity no. 517722
      Registered in Wales no. 01955696

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    •   What is Techniquest?

      Techniquest is an educational charity, with a science centre in Cardiff Bay. Our mission is to embed science in Welsh culture through interactive engagement. We provide a range of services to schools and teachers to complement formal education provision in Wales and work extensively with public audiences.

    •   Where can I park?

      We are pleased to be able to offer all of our visitors discounted parking with Q-Park, our preferred parking partner.

      The Q-Park operates the Cardiff Bay car park in Pierhead Street which is around 8 minutes walk from Techniquest.

      We have agreed a special discount rate for our customers of 15% off all pre-bookings.
      Pre-book and guarantee your space here using the code TECHNI15.

      There are also nearby pay-and-display car parks on Stuart Street and Havannah Street. Please do not park on Havannah Street itself.

    •   Who is it for?

      Techniquest is suitable for all ages! We do have special events for certain groups, however — see Toddler Days, After Hours and Home Educator days.

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