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Techniquest Glyndwr

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Enjoyable visit

Took my children and one of their friends here today they enjoyed it especially the science show... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lynn082018
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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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Techniquest

We took our grandchildren, boy aged 7 and girl aged 10 last week, they really enjoyed the 3 hours... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dottymaz67
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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 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.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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

2  Thank Kathryn S
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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

Thank Dottymaz67
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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

Thank npor
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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

Thank CymruambythWales
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Diolch yn fawr!

Reviewed 8 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

Thank Ygt123
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks for taking time to post your review.

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Superb visitor centre, we have been several times, lots to see and do, our daughter loves to hands on element, plenty of fun and entertainment watching the live theatre shows too! highly recommended

2  Thank tateylou72
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks for your review - it helps encourage more people to come and visit which helps us as a charity!

Reviewed 8 April 2018

This is a great rainy day activity if you are on holiday and will keep young children amused and to some extent educated for a couple of hours or more. It is clean, spacious, has free parking, toilets and a cafe. There was a talk...More

1  Thank David S
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you for your feedback.

Reviewed 3 March 2018

There are so many activities to do that you can quite happily lose a day here. The only thing adults may have a problem with is waiting for a child to stop playing with the puzzle you want to have a go at. The areas...More

1  Thank Deb H
Simon B, Public Relations Manager at Techniquest Glyndwr, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thanks for your comments - I will make sure our floor staff see your comments!

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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
23 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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