Australia might be best known for its exotic wildlife and beautiful landscapes, but you can explore its more scientific and technological side at Questacon. More than 200 interactive exhibits show you physics, chemistry, and engineering in action. Discover how a whirlwind of air and mist make things move at the Jellyfish Vortex. Test your response to visual stimuli and your hand-eye coordination at Batak. Although the museum aims most of its exhibits at kids, it entertains and educates visitors of all ages. Before you head to Canberra, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Canberra trip itinerary builder tool , to make sure you see all that Canberra has to offer, including Questacon.
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Our visit to Questacon was amazing and the displays were exceptional and my expectations were met well and truly. I was totally satisfied with my visit. more »
The kids didn’t stop for 3 hours straight. There are so many interesting things to see. What makes this place is the staff who just love what they do! The man showcasing in the science room and talkin... more »
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