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Summer Vibes Holiday Programme

Kick off 2022 at the Cape Town Science Centre! We’re keeping the SUMMER VIBES going in the New Year with a super cool holiday programme that is sure to keep you edutained and any looming back-to-school blues away! Join us from 3 – 18 January 2022 (excluding Sundays). Our jam-packed programme features hands-on workshops, Science […]

“Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see.” – John Whitehead

To all the awesome parents out there (you are ALL awesome) We are reminded by a saying we have on our stairwell wall at the Cape Town Science Centre on how important it is to set an example to our children of the importance of working together to overcome something bigger than us. “Children are […]

HANDS-ON SCIENCE AT HOME: Anti-Gravity Cup

Great scientific discoveries aren’t always born in hi-tech laboratories. Many discoveries were made in unexpected places using everyday materials. The next great scientific discovery could be made in your home. Here are some home-based D.I.Y. science experiments to get you started on your journey of discovery. DIY Science Experiments No fancy or expensive equipment needed. […]

HANDS-ON SCIENCE AT HOME: Missing Money

Is it magic or is it science? We often encounter things that mysterious and seek to understand them. Science is an exciting way to explore the mysterious, allowing us to gain more understanding and grow our knowledge of the world. Science might not be magic but that doesn’t mean it can be magical! Magical Science […]

HANDS-ON SCIENCE AT HOME: Magnetic Cornflakes

Is it magic or is it science? We often encounter things that mysterious and seek to understand them. Science is an exciting way to explore the mysterious, allowing us to gain more understanding and grow our knowledge of the world. Science might not be magic but that doesn’t mean it can be magical! Magical Science […]