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super sale

Super Sale

By Buying you are giving… Stationery, arts & crafts, gift bags and greeting cards, photo albums, bric-a-brac & more at unbelievable priced… PRICED TO GO! Visit Learning Pulse, the shop at the Cape Town Science Centre to see the awesome goodies on sale. Learning Pulse is open on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. YOUR PURCHASE MAKES […]

computers for oupa and gogo

Computers for Oupa & Gogo

The Cape Town Science Centre is offering a 6-week beginners computer course for adults who now have time on their hands and the zest to do a bit of techno-catch-up! Learn the very basics, from using a computer mouse, shutting down and restarting your computer to more advanced skills such as emailing, using the internet, […]

holiday programme

Holiday Programme

It’s school holiday time again and the CTSC is the place to be! Join us for: Hands-on science workshops, dissections and demonstrations, Science story time with Book on the Bright Side, Science shows, Robotics with ORT SA Cape, Living Maths maths show, Makey Makey workshops, Camera Obscura tours, Sprouting workshop with Conscious Cooking, Garageband and […]


Book on the Bright Side – science story time

Join BOOK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE for science story time in the Multimedia room at the Cape Town Science Centre. Cost: R100 (includes entry to the CTSC for the whole day, story time and a book to take home) Story titles: • Leonardo’s Legacy: Introducing Da Vinci as a child and his impact on science […]

science showoffs

Visiting Science ShowOffs – Dr Graham Walker

Our favourite Science ShowOff is in town!  19 – 21 March 2014 Can you really launch marshmallows out of a vacuum cleaner, make rockets from common household items, or discover how the SKA telescope works using a leaf blower cannon? Prepare yourself for some serious mind-boggling science as Dr Graham Walker reacts, explodes and experiments […]

children & television

Television, mobile phones and tablets: Parenting young children in the 21st century – Kerry Wallace

In this presentation Kerry Wallace, Occupational Therapist and a Director at Polkaspot Early intervention Centre will share her experience, the latest research on the effects of TV on Early Childhood Development (ECD) and the possible reasons for increase in the incidence of children needing OT, Speech Therapy and Play therapy in Cape Town. More importantly, […]


Musik+X Exhibition

Musik+X POP/HIPHOP/INDIE/TECHNO – FROM GERMANY The Goethe-Institut South Africa, in collaboration with the Cape Town Science Centre, presents an interactive multi-media exhibition. Come and experience – Berlin, the club-capital of the world – Fan culture – Multicultural influences in urban lifestyles and music and much more through sound and touch! 30 January – 12 April […]