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Techniquest Glyndwr

Plas Coch Mold Road, Wrexham LL11 2AW, Wales
+44 1978 293400
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Excellent venue for young and old!

I came to Techniquest over the half term break with my partner and 5 year old son. Travelling an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
emmaz12016
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Telford, United Kingdom
been so much

ive been there so many time whith school and my familey if you have small kids or big kids they... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Jasmine B
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Science is amazing! Experience over 75 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 people of all ages in science through interactive exhibits and live demonstrations. As well as hands-on exhibits, we host a unique program of special events throughout the year, covering a variety of topics such as space, slime, dinosaurs and robots! Free car parking at the centre located on Glyndwr University campus - just 10 minutes' walk from Wrexham General Station
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Plas Coch Mold Road, Wrexham LL11 2AW, Wales
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+44 1978 293400
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came to Techniquest over the half term break with my partner and 5 year old son. Travelling an hour and half nearly to get here and didn't know what to expect from some of the reviews. Firstly I'd like to say a huge thank...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

ive been there so many time whith school and my familey if you have small kids or big kids they will love this it is so much fun and it also has a gift shop at the front by the entrance

Thank Jasmine B
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for your review of us.

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We visited today with our two grandsons, aged 9 and 7, and can honestly say they were interested and entertained for the 5 hours we spent there ! We also enjoyed all the experiments and puzzles, many of which had us stumped. The staff were...More

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Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for taking the trouble to write a review of your visit to us.

Reviewed 20 April 2017

We visited today with 2 children aged 6 and 9, 2 seniors and an adult. What excellent value for a great time. Well worth a visit. We all enjoyed participating in the many hands on exhibits as well as watching the bangs and bubbles show....More

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Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for your comments.

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Visited today with a 10, 9 and 6 year old. There are plenty of activities for different ages but they are more tailored for younger ones under 7's I would say. The show was good all the kids enjoyed. You could probably stay here for...More

Thank 560sian
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review of your visit to Techniquest Glyndŵr. We are sorry that you felt disappointed by your recent visit. Techniquest Glyndŵr operates as a not for profit charity and as such we try to keep the admission...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have visited many times with groups of children. I would say it it a good visit as a one off but if your children have been with school and they are 8+ don't bother going again, nothing changes and it gets boring for them....More

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Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent visit to Techniquest Glyndŵr. We are sorry to hear that you feel this way. We understand that whilst some of the exhibition does appear to remain static, there is an ongoing exhibit...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Absolutely excellent afternoon out for adults and kids alike. Lots to see and lots of hands on displays. My 6 grandchildren aged 4-10yrs loved every minute. they want to visit again !!!SOON!!!More

Thank Mike T
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for your review - you may consider obtaining annual passes for yourselves or one or more of your grandchildren so that you can visit whenever you want in a 12 month period without further payment. And a limited number of 'guests' accompanying the...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

I went to techniquest with my daughter and she loved it, especially the mirror maze! We brought a packed lunch, then bought a Twix each. Fun science show - even though my daughter was too nervous to take part in the experiments in the show,...More

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Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is a great place for children of all ages (3 to 93)!! Such a lot to do and the "Bubbles and Bangs" show was great. Almost a week on and our 4 year old grandson is still talking about it!! Staff were very friendly...More

Thank Andrea F
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for your review.... If you come again it is very likely that you will be able to see a different live Science Show since we change our shows on a regular basis. We also have an ongoing programme of exhibit refreshment where a...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We took our boys on a really quite out if season day so we pretty much had place to our selves and was able to take as long as we wanted, the place is great as all hands on you have to touch and play...More

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Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

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Mel155aD
Does Techniquest provide food for birthday parties or do we have to provide our own?
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
Do I have to buy a ticket for my 11 month old baby
9 July 2016|
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Response from NikkiTQG | 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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Looby98
Would it also appeal to teenagers?
25 March 2016|
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Response from Simon B | Property representative |
Techniquest Glyndwr is aimed at all ages since there are over 70 interactive exhibits that will challenge even adults! That said, our live science shows are aimed mostly at the 6 - 12 year old bracket which is the majority... More
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