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TechniQuest Glyndwr

TechniQuest Glyndwr

TechniQuest Glyndwr

TechniQuest Glyndwr

  • Visit Wales VAQAS

Museum - Science, £5-£5.95

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Address

Plas Coch,
Mold Road,
WREXHAM,
Wrexham,
LL11 2AW

Details

Techniquest Glyndwr is North Wales' most scientifically challenging all-weather day out!

TQG Science Discovery Centre in Wrexham is a family friendly day out with over 65 hands-on interactive exhibits, live science demos and fun workshops available to visitors all year round.
We have a live science theatre where, during school holidays, we host twice daily science shows based around a particular theme, such as space, inventions, robots or flight! Shows change throughout the year so there is always something new to see. During school term times the shows are available at weekends only. The show is included in the cost of admission. Places are limited, so during busy periods we advise you to arrive early to avoid disappointment.

In addition, we also offer occasional additional activities related to science and technology, such as our weekly Lego sessions on Saturdays where under 12’s can learn how to programme robots.

Directions

TQG Discovery Centre is located just off the A483/A541 junction at Plas Coch, Wrexham – follow the brown tourist signs from the A483. Or you can travel by train – we are less than 10 minutes’ walk from Wrexham General Station.

For further details see www.tqg.org.uk

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)

Opening Details

Open all the time

Tuesday to Friday 10am - 4.30pm
Weekends 11am - 4.30pm. School holiday weekends 10am - 5pm
Open Bank Holiday Mondays

Closed selected dates over Christmas and New Year - call or check website for details. Last admission 3.30pm.
Please allow 3 hours for your visit.

Prices

* Price includes a 10% donation which enables us to claim Gift Aid on your admission. We rely upon the generosity of our visitors to fund our important educational work.
** Concession rate applies to seniors and students. Guests with disabilities can admit one carer free of charge.
*** Groups must be booked in advance to take advantage of this special rate — please call 01978 293400 to book.

Location

Directions

See location of TechniQuest Glyndwr on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SJ 326511  Lat: 53.05289 Long: -3.00697

Techniquest Glyndwr is Located on the Glyndwr University Wrexham Campus. Free car parking is available adjacent to the centre.

By car

From Chester, M53 & M56 take the A55 to the A483 junction (signposted Wrexham). Signposted from Junction 5 off A483.

From Oswestry, Midlands and Mid Wales take the A483 North towards Wrexham. Signposted from Junction 5 (A541).

The centre is located just off Junction 5 of the A483 and is clearly signposted – follow the white on brown tourist information signs for Techniquest Glyndwr.

By train - Wrexham General railway station is 8 minutes walk from the centre - See walking route on Google Maps.

By bus - Local bus services run along Mold Road, 5 minutes walk from the centre.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Wrexham station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)

Disclaimer: Information included is correct at time of inputting. North Wales Tourism accepts no responsibility for any changes, postponement, cancellation or any other reason affecting the events listed.

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