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Tesla Coil Demonstration

Be amazed by our Tesla Coil demonstration, a highly dramatic and electrifying live demonstration of high voltage electricity.  See this 3.5 million volt coil in action, generating electrical arcs of up to three metres.

Venue:  The Atrium

Time:  12 pm (Tuesday to Sunday)
              5 pm (Weekends, Daily
              on School and Public Holidays) 

Duration:  10 minutes


Fire Tornado Demonstration

Come face to face with one of the most terrifying and spectacular phenomena in nature. We recreate this fiery display in a specially built enclosure, right here in the Science Centre!

Venue:  Courtyard

Time:  3 pm (Tuesday to Sunday, Daily on Public and School Holidays)

Duration:  15 minutes


Ever wondered what it would be like to hold a giant hissing cockroach in your hand? Here is your chance to find out, if you dare! From insects that swim to insects that fly, come join us and interact with our other six-legged friends while learning about their life cycle and their contribution to our needs.

Venue:  Mendel Auditorium

Time:  2 pm (Sunday and public holidays)

Duration:  20 minutes


Solar Observation

Observe the nearest and brightest star in our sky - the Sun! Now is your chance to safely observe it through our telescope kitted with special filters!

Click here to find out more!

Venue:  The Observatory, Omni-Theatre building

10 am – 12 pm (Every Tuesday and Friday, till 31 December 2017)
7.45 pm – 10 pm (Every Friday, from 1 January 2018)
(Closed on Public Holidays)

Gastromania Science Show

Love food? Join us for the show to discover fascinating science facts behind your yummy-licious food!

Venue: Maxwell Auditorium, Hall B 

Time: 4.00pm (Weekends, Daily on School & Public Holidays)

Duration: 25 minutes


Science on a Sphere®

Discover more about our Earth through this explanatory session.

Venue: Hall B, Earth, Our Untamed Planet Exhibition

(no show on 28-29 Nov)
3.30pm (Weekends, Daily on School and Public Holidays)

Duration: 15 minutes


Seeing Heat Show

Observe "hot stuff" through the eyes of a thermal camera!

Time: 11am (Weekends, Daily on School & Public Holidays)
Venue: Defending Science Exhibition, Hall A

Duration: 15 minutes

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