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Techniquest Glyndwr

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Half term visit with my two grandchildren. Boys of 11 and 13

What an amazing way to spend a Sunday afternoon. The staff were so helpful and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dale1dale
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Lee Brockhurst
Good for very young children.

There's a range of activities which would be suited to younger children, with a range of simple... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BarringtonSteele
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Science is amazing! Experience over 65 hands-on interactive exhibits, live science demos and fun workshops at Techniquest Glyndwr (TQG), the family-friendly all weather day out you've been looking for! TQG Discovery Centre is designed to engage...more
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Plas Coch Mold Road | Glyndŵr University Campus, Wrexham LL11 2AW, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing way to spend a Sunday afternoon. The staff were so helpful and friendly. Educational and great fun My two boys would welcome another trip next year.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dale1dale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There's a range of activities which would be suited to younger children, with a range of simple interactive scientic displays to have a go on. I'd say it's around 1-2 hours to get around everything. The staff are great and very helpful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BarringtonSteele
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Very good for both younger children and older teenagers. It is educational and practical. Fun if fun for at the family. I will visit again soon.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Windyann O
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Took my children and one of their friends here today they enjoyed it especially the science show. Great that you can take your own food and come and go as you have a wristband on.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lynn082018
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

It would be fine for under 5 but not enough to interest others should say on site lab was not even openMore

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Kathryn S
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thanks for your review. We will certainly consider your comment about the lab . We use the lab primarily for school workshops and the very occasional public events that require the lab facilities so it is generally not open to the public Perhaps we need...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We took our grandchildren, boy aged 7 and girl aged 10 last week, they really enjoyed the 3 hours they spent there. We arrived at one o clock, just in time for a show about the circus and various other science experiments, most of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dottymaz67
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thanks for taking the trouble to write your review. It helps potential visitors to know what to expect when they visit us.

Reviewed 21 August 2018

We visited with our young children and we all loved it. There was so much variety in what to do, tricky puzzles for adults and lots of fun stuff for the kids, like fitting the organs of the human body in the model. And that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GerryoftheHill
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you for taking the trouble to compose and podt your review.

Reviewed 5 August 2018

Went to Techniquest with my 7 year old grandson. He was enthralled with all the hands on 'stuff' It is an excellent way to fill a few hours and good for a bad weather activity as it is all inside. It is better if an...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank npor
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you for taking the trouble to post your review. Hopefully you will be able to come again to see the live show next time!

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We've visited here a few times and it never disappoints. It was quiet because it was a sunny day and this was ideal for us. Lots of sciencey things to explore. My boys aged 5 and 3 loved looking at all the rooms and exhibits....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CymruambythWales
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Diolch yn fawr!

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We visited on a Sunday morning.there was a birthday party going on while we were there.but as it was a quiet morning it didn't interfere with our enjoyment of the day.the cost was just over £6 each.our son was just under £6.there is a very...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks for taking time to post your review.

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Lambbanana90
13 March 2018|
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Response from Simon B | Property representative |
Our 65 interactive exhibits engage people from age 4 upwards - and we regularly have University students come in and enjoy what we have - Our live science shows, though, are definitely pitched for children's understanding... More
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Mel155aD
24 March 2017|
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Response from Simon B | Property representative |
We do not provide food but it is possible to order pizzas from Domino's at a special discount price and have them delivered... You are very welcome to bring your own food since we do have a lunchroom which we could place at... More
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Chris M
9 July 2016|
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Response from TQGStaff | Property representative |
Hi Chris Apologies for the delayed response. As stated previously, children aged 3 and under enjoy free entry to the centre (apart from Toddler Days, where the adult goes free!). Kind regards Nikki
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