Explore the wonderful world of science at the Magna Science Adventure Centre in South Yorkshire! An exciting, learning day out for all ages!
Magna Way, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 1FD
Tel: 01709 720002
Birthdays, Historical Sites, Indoor Activities, Museums and Art Centres, Outdoor Activities, Science and Technology
Ages 5 - 12, All ages, Schools and Groups, Teenagers, Under 5s
(based on family of 4)
Put Magna at the top of your list for places to go and things to do with the kids. The Science Adventure Centre is a hands-on experience, packed with interactive exhibits and fascinating displays where you and the kids can explore the wonders of science and technology in four pavilions, Fire, Water, Earth and Air. Crammed with exciting hands-on activities where you splash in water, operate a real JCB’s in Earth, be amazed at a tornado made of fire and even try to explode a rock face.
Discover South Yorkshire’s steel making industry in The Big Melt experience – a pyrotechnic and audio display demonstrating the power of the steel making process. In the Air Pavilion you can create stunning patterns with air cannons, witness a selection of humorous and disastrous attempts at early flight and examine the air in your own body.
In the Water Pavilion prepare to get a little wet when you try the interactive games and challenges that reveal the amazing nature of water. You can dry off in the Fire Pavilion when you experience the heat of the awesome five-metre fire tornado! There is plenty more fun to be had in the Sci-Tek and Aqua-Tek play outdoor play areas or join one of the many events and workshops for families throughout the year.
Check the website for events and ticket options, there is a discount for tickets purchased in advance online. Under 2s have free entry.
Book a day dedicated to home schoolers and adults that has a Space theme on 29th April 2024 aimed at children aged 4 yrs to 11 yrs at Magna Science Centre.