After Hours: Under the Sea
Explore the wonders of our oceans and learn about the damaging effects of plastic pollution.
This After Hours, as well as the two floors of hands-on exhibits and puzzles for you to get stuck in to, we have:
Lush Cardiff will be talking about their efforts to combat plastic waste, and the science of change with their bath bombs. Plus, make your own Big Blue Bath Bomb or Turtle Jelly Bomb for a small additional charge, and see their latest fantastic products.
Eco Lounge & Ooho
Keep Wales Tidy
Get involved in a nurdle hunt, a beach clean activity, and find out how you can become a litter champion with Keep Wales Tidy.
Cardiff University will be talking about Sea4All, the project to enhancing critical thinking in schools for marine pollution using innovative ICT technologies.
Cardiff’s first not-for-profit zero waste store, Ripple, will have a pop-up shop showcasing the perfect items to get started with going waste-free.
Refill Cymru will be talking about their campaign which is trying to stop millions of plastic bottles at source and prevent plastic pollution by making reusing a bottle simpler than buying a new one. Find out how to become a Local Refill Champion and start Refilling your community.
And that’s not all…
Hit the waves and test your skills of balance on our surfboard, and see how long you can stay upright before the inevitable wipe-out!
Feeling thirsty or peckish? We’ve got you covered. There’ll be a fully-licensed bar and street food available on the night.
|Ticket type||With donation*||Without donation|
|Adult — Online||£11.00 + 77p booking fee||£10.00 + 70p booking fee|
|Adult — On the door||£13.50||£12.00|
|A glass of Prosecco upon arrival is included in your entry ticket. A non-alcoholic alternative is also available.|
|* Techniquest is a registered charity and admission prices includes a voluntary donation of approximately 10%. This enables Techniquest to claim Gift Aid on 100% of the admission charge. All money raised goes towards supporting Techniquest and its aim to make science accessible to everyone.|
Ticket price includes all additional activities — there are no additional fees on the night (except for food and drink purchases, and the Lush bath bomb making activities).
Book tickets Additional activities have limited availability, and are delivered on a first-come, first-served basis.