Techniquest is temporarily closed.Read more about it


Techniquest is temporarily closed.Read more about it

Opening times & prices

Techniquest is temporarily closed until further notice

Following Welsh Government rules requiring indoor attractions to close, we have decided to stay closed until further notice — read more here.

Opening times

Tickets are only available to book online, with no on-the-door allocation available.

Techniquest is open from Wednesday to Sunday, with two time slots available each day:

  • 10am – 1pm
  • 2pm – 5pm

Admission prices

In line with the current public health guidance, each visitor will be given a stylus to use when interacting with our new exhibits. The booking fee will help cover these costs for the time being and ensure we can minimise direct hands-on contact. For more information on our current safety measures in place, please click here.

Ticket typeStandardWith donation*
Age 16+
+ £0.50 booking fee
Age 3–15
+ £0.50 booking fee
Under 3sFreeFree
Applies to seniors (age 65+), visitors with a disability, and students who show a valid NUS card. Appropriate ID checks may be carried out.
+ £0.50 booking fee
Up to 2 adults and 3 children
+ £2.50 booking fee
  Book tickets

Annual Pass holder? You must reserve your space by pre-booking. Find out more on the Annual Pass page.

* 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.

Travel information

Travelling by car/coach

Techniquest is located at: Stuart Street, Cardiff, CF10 5BW.
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There are nearby pay-and-display car parks available, on Stuart Street and Havannah Street. Please do not park on Havannah Street itself.

We regret that there is no parking on-site at Techniquest, except for visitors with disabilities. Read more about accessibility.

Travelling by train

There are regular train services from Cardiff Queen Street to Cardiff Bay Station — Techniquest is just a 5 minute walk from Cardiff Bay Station.
Transport for Wales

Travelling by bus

Take the regular ‘Baycar’ service number 6 from the city centre, or the number 8 from Heath Hospital or the city centre.
Traveline Cymru

Travelling by bike

Techniquest is located near to the start of the Taff Trail. Nextbike, the bike-sharing service, has two stops nearby. We provide facilities for bicycle storage by the main entrance. Techniquest cannot accept responsibility for any loss or damage to bicycles that are stored here.
Cardiff Council