Techniquest

Opening times & prices

Opening times

Techniquest will reopen on Friday 21 May 2021.

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

This week

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:30am - 12:30pm1:00pm - 4:00pm4:30pm - 7:30pm
Saturday 9:30am - 12:30pm1:00pm - 4:00pm4:30pm - 7:30pm
Sunday 9:30am - 12:30pm1:00pm - 4:00pm4:30pm - 7:30pm

Next week

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:30am - 12:30pm1:00pm - 4:00pm4:30pm - 7:30pm
Saturday 9:30am - 12:30pm1:00pm - 4:00pm4:30pm - 7:30pm
Sunday 9:30am - 12:30pm1:00pm - 4:00pm4:30pm - 7:30pm

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*
Adult
Age 16+
£10.90£12.00
+ £0.50 booking fee
Child
Age 3–15
£9.05£10.00
+ £0.50 booking fee
Under 3s
Age 0–2
FreeFree
Concession
Applies to seniors (age 65+), visitors with a disability, and students who show a valid NUS card. Appropriate ID checks may be carried out.
£9.54£10.50
+ £0.50 booking fee
Family
Up to 2 adults and 3 children
£38.18£42.00
+ £2.50 booking fee
  Book tickets

All essential carers of disabled visitors get free admission to Techniquest and you do not need to book a ticket online. Please just bring along a form of ID to process your admission on arrival.

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.
View on Google Maps

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