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,...
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY FOR GRADUATES

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY FOR GRADUATES

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY for South African Science, Engineering and Technology Graduates Are you looking to learn valuable skills while giving back to the community? The Cape Town Science Centre is inviting unemployed Science, Engineering and Technology graduates (ages...
Botany Weekend Programme

Botany Weekend Programme

Botany is a branch of biology that deals with the study of plants, including their structure, properties, and biochemical processes. Plants play a vital role in our lives as we get both oxygen and food from them through the process of photosynthesis. From 21 January –...
Be a good sport Holiday Programme

Be a good sport Holiday Programme

It’s the school holidays!! FIFA World Cup fever has inspired us to be sporty this summer, and we thought you’d Be A Good Sport and join us for our school holiday programme that runs from 19 December 2022 – 17 January 2023. Did you know that there is a science to...
Ooey Gooey Science Open Day – FREE ENTRY

Ooey Gooey Science Open Day – FREE ENTRY

FREE ENTRY to the Cape Town Science Centre on Saturday, 10 December 2022, 9:00 – 16:30! Join us for our Ooey Gooey Science Open Day. We have a super fun and exciting programme lined up for you, with workshops, demonstrations, shows and tours. Highlight for the...
NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE: 19 – 28 NOV 2022

NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE: 19 – 28 NOV 2022

NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE: 19 – 28 November 2022 CTSC Construction Update: As we continue with the final stages of our renovation project, the Cape Town Science Centre will be closed from Saturday, 19 to Monday, 28 November for renovations and will reopen on...
Forensic Weekend Programme

Forensic Weekend Programme

A forensic scientist examines and analyses evidence as part of his or her research. It is the job of forensic scientists to help solve crimes through their knowledge. Visit the CTSC on 5 & 12 November 2022 to learn more about forensic science and to see some of...
RECORDINGS: Virtual Exam Preparation – Grade 12

RECORDINGS: Virtual Exam Preparation – Grade 12

If you weren’t able to join us for the live virtual CTSC Exam Preparation Workshops for Grade 12 Physical Science, Life Science and Mathematics that ran from 3 – 7 October 2022, we have GOOD NEWS for you!! The Cape Town Science Centre would like to give...
Spring Science Holiday Programme

Spring Science Holiday Programme

It’s the school holidays!! Spring into Science with us at the CTSC from 3 – 10 October 2022. Our Spring Science holiday programme offers intriguing science demonstrations, hands-on workshops and legendary science shows that will inspire your inner scientist, and...
Out of this World Weekend Programme

Out of this World Weekend Programme

Have you ever wondered what is in outer space? Do you think we are alone in the universe? Space is usually considered to be an extensive empty space, but in between the stars and planets there is dust and gas. Visit us at the CTSC every weekend to learn more about the...
NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE: 15 -18 Sept

NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE: 15 -18 Sept

NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE – 15 to 18 September 2022 CTSC Construction Update: As we continue with the final stages of our renovation project, the Cape Town Science Centre will be closed from Thursday, 15th to Sunday, 18th September for renovations and will reopen on...
Virtual Exam Preparation Workshops – Grade 12

Virtual Exam Preparation Workshops – Grade 12

We are back by popular demand! The Cape Town Science Centre invites you to its annual CTSC EXAM PREPARATION WORKSHOP running from 3 – 7 October 2022. We recognise the challenges learners are facing that affect their performance and we wish to continue with our exam...
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY FOR GRADUATES

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY FOR GRADUATES

Are you looking to learn valuable skills while giving back to the community? The Cape Town Science Centre is inviting unemployed Science, Engineering and Technology graduates (ages 18 -35) to apply to volunteer their services as part of the Department of Science and...
Natural Disasters Weekend Programme

Natural Disasters Weekend Programme

Sometimes, the forces of nature band together to cause violent events that are out of our control. Natural disasters can cause great damage but scientists have been able to predict when they occur! Even though we cannot stop them, we can put on our thinking caps and...
Women’s Day Programme

Women’s Day Programme

We’re celebrating Women in STEM tomorrow at the Cape Town Science Centre, with airline pilot and Sakhikamva Foundation founder Fatima Jakoet, and the South African Women in Science and Engineering (SA WISE). Have you ever dreamt about flying an airplane? If so, don’t...