Opening Times & Admission

Opening Times

We’re open every day, including Bank Holidays, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. On weekdays during term time we may be busy with school groups,  if you require a quieter visit we recommend you come after 2pm.

Venue hire including special events, meeting room hire and group visits are available outwith the times below.

Monday: Closed*

Tuesday: Closed*

Wednesday: 10am – 5pm

Thursday: 10am – 5pm

Friday: 10am – 5pm

Saturday: 10am – 5pm

Sunday: 10am – 5pm

* Due to current Covid-19 pandemic but will reopen 7-days a week when restrictions allow


There are currently no planned closures for private events or routine maintenance.

Admission Prices

Your admission ticket includes time to explore the exhibition floor with over 60 hands-on exhibits and attend all public shows and workshops. There are no additional costs for exhibitions once inside the centre.

Group discount rates are available for organised groups. There is a minimum number of 10 people and these must be booked in advance. Contact us to find out more about group visits.

STEM Passport – Your Passport to Unlimited Visits!

If you visit us regularly, why not purchase a STEM Passport which gives you unlimited visits to the centre for 12 months from as little as £48 for two people. Contact us to find out how to become a STEM Passport holder.

Gift Aid

The government has a special scheme for charities like Aberdeen Science Centre. The prices displayed include a voluntary 10% donation to your ticket prices. If you are a UK tax payer, we’re allowed to claim Gift Aid on the whole amount you’ve paid which helps us inspire more people with science. Click here to find out more about Gift Aid and how it helps to support UK charities. 

Adults: £10.00

Children (3+): £6.00

Children (under 3): FREE

Concessions/Students: £7.50

Family Ticket: £25.00

STEM Passport Holder: FREE

Groups (from): £4.95

Family Ticket: 2 adults/2 children or 1 adult/3 children

Groups: For Organised Group pricing please get in contact with us

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