Our Friends of Techniquest membership scheme gives you access to a wide range of fantastic benefits in return for a small monthly or annual donation to our charitable work.

Becoming a Friend of Techniquest helps us to engage with disadvantaged communities by delivering science communication and education to families to build their science capital. This is vital if we are to level the educational playing field in Wales and reach those who cannot visit us due to a range of barriers.

This is vital if we are to level the educational playing field in Wales and reach out to those who face barriers to visiting our science centre in Cardiff.

Become a Friend of Techniquest and:

  • Benefit from priority bookings for Techniquest’s public shows and events.
  • Be the first to know about Techniquest’s exciting new developments.
  • Have your voice heard in discussions about our future developments.
  • Gain access to Techniquest’s exclusive, non-public, invitation-only events.
  • Benefit from 10% discount in the Techniquest gift shop and at National Museum Wales.
  • Stay up to date through our exclusive Friends of Techniquest e-newsletter

Not ready to sign up for a membership right now? Why not make a one-off donation today!


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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