Techniquest

HeadBox Venue Review (Cardiff): Why you should hire Techniquest?

HeadBox Venue Review (Cardiff): Written by Liv

Looking for venue hire in Cardiff? Look no further than Techniquest. By day, Techniquest is the UK longest-established science centre, by night its spaces are transformed into some of the best event venues in the city.

With impressive designs and bold architecture, this iconic building presents the perfect place to make an impact at your next event.

Techniquest have made it easy to host all types of events, from small meeting of 4 delegates to large parties for 500 guests. Whatever the occasion, this Cardiff venue has the space for you. Here are just some of the events Techniquest can be hired for.

Conference and Event Space
Unusual Event Spaces at Techniquest in Cardiff

Conferences

Want to hold a conference in an unusual yet inspiring venue? Techniquest is the perfect central location. The spaces have been specifically adapted for delivering meetings and conferences. With integrated AV equipment, super fast WiFi and specifically designed meeting and conference spaces, Techniquest is a venue to inspire. Whether you hire The Lab, Science Theatre or Boardroom they are all flexible spaces that can be set up in a range of layouts. Got a full day conference? Make sure your Guests don’t go hungry with Techniquest’s delicious catering. Keep them hydrated with Welsh coffee, freshly squeezed juices and a range of tea and let them snack on a range of treats from Danish pastries to sandwiches on freshly baked breads.

Meetings and Team Building

Techniquest really knows how to organise creative and immersive team building activities. If you need an ice breaker for a company away day or training session, these exciting and interactive exercises have the perfect solution. Their events team will do all the hard work for you and will even provide you with your very own Science Communicator who will be on hand to guide your attendees through the activities.

If this wasn’t enough, Techniquest also offers Fun Days out for you and your team.

The exhibition floors are full to the brim of interactive exhibits to capture your guests’ imagination. Explore the opportunities available at Techniquest. From a 360° digital Planetarium display, to a Science Theatre with a presenter-led show, entertainment is present in every corner. Techniquest gives you the opportunity to enjoy an event in a spectacular venue and learn at the same time.

Unique Team Building Activities in Cardiff

Evening Events

Techniquest isn’t just about day-time events, in fact it’s the perfect venue for dinners and private parties.

For a large-scale event of up to 500 guests, host the party of the year at Techniquest. Indulge guests in a 3-course sit down dining experience accompanied by ambience enhancing background music. For corporate parties, the venue offers the option of extending your hire until late to keep the celebrations lasting even longer. The dinner dance package provides the perfect option for large-scale private events. Dance the night away with a great DJ and an even better venue at Techniquest.

From canapés to cocktails, your guests will be meticulously catered for. Captivate your clients with the opportunity to personalise the space depending on your brand Why not use the venue’s screens and display your logos and slogans to make the Space your own? Take a seat and admire the astounding venue at Techniquest.

Need to impress a client? Treat them to a VIP Experience at Techniquest.

Enter this incredible venue before or after hours for an exclusive experience. Greet guests with a glass of Prosecco and allow the venue to take care of the rest. If you’re looking to make an impact on a client or business associate, the VIP experience at Techniquest is the best way to do it.

Techniquest offers a venue where you can host multitude of magical events for your company, team or clients. From dinner parties to large-scale conferences, this venue boasts an incredible backdrop. With interactive exhibitions as well as spaces with opportunities to boost your brand, Techniquest is the ideal Cardiff venue to hire if you want to make an impression.

Liv is the Digital Content Executive at HeadBox. HeadBox is the UK’s only SaaS enabled online marketplace where you can instantly search, book and pay for inspiring meeting, off-site and event Spaces.

 

Find us

  Techniquest, Stuart Street, Cardiff, CF10 5BW

Contact us

  029 2047 5475
  info@techniquest.org

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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FAQs

  •   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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