Science Garden

The Science Garden is an outdoor discovery space packed with surprises and fun activities for the whole family. It offers an adventurous and entertaining day out, bringing themes of engineering, mechanics and transportation to life through over 30 hands-on exhibits. 

Visitors of all ages can get ‘bodies on’ with exciting and inventive exhibits including an eight metre high clanging ‘Terminus’ machine and a giant human-sized hamster wheel that has a top speed of 30 revolutions per minute. 

Fun zones in the Science Garden include:

Energise 

Harness renewable energy to power a mechanical theatre - which turbine or solar panel will you choose? 

Mechanise

Use a host of intriguing machines to feed the 8m high 'Terminus' machine - can you get enough for an explosion of dancing balls and whistles? 

Mobilise 

How does it feel riding on a wagon with square wheels on a bumpy road? Find out!

In addition to these interactive exhibits there is an outdoor classroom – Garden Arena, where shows and workshops for schools can take place. 

The Science Garden is solely for the use of Thinktank ticket holders (at all times), purchase Thinktank tickets online.

The garden is located on Level 0, directly in front of Thinktank.

Thinktank, including, the Science Garden will reopen on 29th May.