Animal Superpowers Holiday Programme

Animal Superpowers Holiday Programme

For the past 500 million years, many species of animals evolved different traits and abilities to help them to survive and thrive in their environment. Some of these adaptations are so weird and bizarre, it would seem to be something out of a Stan Lee comic! From the...
Millet Mania Open Day – FREE ENTRY

Millet Mania Open Day – FREE ENTRY

Millet Mania Open Day – Saturday 9 December 2023 – FREE ENTRY  Did you know that 2023 is the International Year of Millets, as declared by the United Nations General Assembly? According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the International Year...
BLAST OFF! Holiday Programme

BLAST OFF! Holiday Programme

Embark on a cosmic journey like never before with our space-themed holiday programme that promises to ignite the curiosity of kids and captivate the wonder of adults of all ages. Join us for an unforgettable adventure into the vastness of the universe, where...
CTSC closed on 25 September due to flooding

CTSC closed on 25 September due to flooding

URGENT ANNOUNCEMENT: The Cape Town Science Centre will be CLOSED today, Monday 25 September 2023, due to flooding. We were really looking forward to have our Heritage Day programme today, however the CTSC was not spared from the heavy storm last night, and part of our...
Heritage Day Programme

Heritage Day Programme

South Africa is a culturally diverse nation of people who each stem from different sets of traditions and beliefs. Heritage Day occurs on the 24th of September and on this day, we celebrate the cultural heritage of our rainbow nation. HERITAGE DAY PROGRAMME 10:30...
Astron Energy Matric Spring School

Astron Energy Matric Spring School

The Cape Town Science Centre is excited to invite you to the Astron Energy Matric Spring School, taking place online from from 2 – 6 October 2023! With final year exams approaching, we are here to support the Class of 2023 in your study preparations for PHYSICAL...
Zoology Weekend Programme

Zoology Weekend Programme

Curious about animals? Join us to learn about the different members of the animal kingdom, from the tiniest insects to the largest mammal. We’ll learn about the Big Five, the importance of keeping our oceans clean & so much more! OPENING HOURS*: Monday – Saturday,...
NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE – 8 & 9 August

NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE – 8 & 9 August

** NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE ** In the best interest of the safety and well-being of our staff, visitors and school groups amidst the ongoing taxi strike in the Western Cape, the Cape Town Science Centre has taken a decision to temporarily close on Tuesday, 8th and...
NSW 2023 Webinar Series

NSW 2023 Webinar Series

National Science Week will be taking place from 31 July to 5 August 2023, with the theme for this year being “Transforming lives through the evidence-based science”. As part of the Cape Town Science Centre’s NSW 2023 activities, we will be hosting a series of virtual...
National Science Week Open Day – FREE ENTRY

National Science Week Open Day – FREE ENTRY

FREE ENTRY to the Cape Town Science Centre on Saturday 5 August 2023, 9:00 – 16:30! Transforming lives through the evidence-based science. Some call it magic, we call it SCIENCE! Debunking the myths and misconceptions of science. FREE ENTRY to the Cape Town...
Curious Chemists Weekend Programme

Curious Chemists Weekend Programme

Grab your lab coat and safety goggles and join us at the Cape Town Science Centre where we will use common household items to explore and understand basic chemistry. Chemistry is like cooking, just don’t lick the spoon! OPENING HOURS*: Monday – Saturday, 9:00 – 16:30...
Oceanography Holiday Programme

Oceanography Holiday Programme

Oceanographers are like detectives of the sea, and they study all the amazing things that happen underwater. They use cool tools like submarines and robots to explore the deep, dark depths of the ocean and discover new things. They learn about the waves, tides,...
Slime Time | Let’s Code | Robotics Holiday Clubs

Slime Time | Let’s Code | Robotics Holiday Clubs

Discover the exciting world of coding and unleash your creativity while developing essential skills for the future! AppShed is a powerful platform that makes web development a breeze.                        ...
JOB OPPORTUNITY: PROJECT COORDINATOR

JOB OPPORTUNITY: PROJECT COORDINATOR

Vacancy: PROJECT COORDINATOR The main objective of this position is to support and drive the STEM Clubs and REACH projects at the Cape Town Science Centre (CTSC), ensuring that project objectives are met within the established scope and schedule. The role also entails...
Let’s make sense of it Weekend Programme

Let’s make sense of it Weekend Programme

We have 5 basic human senses: touch, taste, smell, sight and hearing. We use these 5 senses to navigate and experience the world around us. Join us at the CTSC every Saturday during the months of May and June, where we will be smelling, seeing, hearing, touching and...
CTSC closed on Monday, 20 March

CTSC closed on Monday, 20 March

Please note that the Cape Town Science Centre will be closed to the public on Monday, 20 March. Join us from 10:00 – 16:30 on Tuesday, 21 March 2023 for Human Rights Day. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and we can’t wait to see you...
MASTERCLASSES FOR GRADE 11 & 12

MASTERCLASSES FOR GRADE 11 & 12

  MASTERCLASSES FOR GRADE 11 & 12 PHYSICAL SCIENCE LEARNERS TO ENHANCE PERFORMANCE IN PHYSICAL SCIENCE We are back by popular demand! The Cape Town Science Centre invites you to the Astron Energy & Western Cape Education Department Masterclasses. We...
Edible Science Holiday Programme

Edible Science Holiday Programme

You can have your science and eat it too! Science experiments are fun and can even be done at home! What if you could snack on your experiment when you’re done? We’ve put together a yummy menu of workshops and demonstrations for you to enjoy and fill your bellies too!...
Watts Up Weekend Programme

Watts Up Weekend Programme

Electricity is one of the most important forms of energy known to man! In South Africa we have  load shedding where electricity is taken from us for a period of time to reduce the electricity usage. Everything around us is made of particles known as protons,...