Opening Times & Admission

Opening Times

We’re open every day, including Bank Holidays, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. On weekdays during term time we may be busy with school groups,  if you require a quieter visit we recommend you come after 2pm.

Venue hire including special events, meeting room hire and group visits are available outwith the times below.

Monday: 10am – 4.30pm

Tuesday: 10am – 4.30pm

Wednesday: 10am – 4.30pm

Thursday: 10am – 4.30pm

Friday: 10am – 4.30pm

Saturday: 10am – 4.30pm

Sunday: 10am – 4.30pm

Admission Prices

Your admission ticket includes time to explore the exhibition floor with over 60 hands-on exhibits and attend all public shows and workshops. There are no additional costs for exhibitions once inside the centre.

Group discount rates are available for organised groups. There is a minimum number of 10 people and these must be booked in advance. Contact us to find out more about group visits.

STEM Passport – Your Passport to Unlimited Visits!

If you visit us regularly, why not purchase a STEM Passport which gives you unlimited visits to the centre for 12 months. STEM Passports are available for children, adults or concessions.  Contact us to find out how to become a STEM Passport holder.

Gift Aid

The government has a special scheme for charities like Aberdeen Science Centre. The prices displayed include a voluntary 10% donation to your ticket prices. If you are a UK tax payer, we’re allowed to claim Gift Aid on the whole amount you’ve paid which helps us inspire more people with science. Click here to find out more about Gift Aid and how it helps to support UK charities. 

Adults: £12.65

Children (3+): £8.25

Children (under 3): FREE

Concessions/Students: £10.45

Family Ticket: £38.50

STEM Passport Holder: FREE

Groups (from): £6.50

The prices above include a donation for Gift Aid. If you do not want to Gift Aid your ticket please let reception know or click ‘no donation’ when booking online. 

Family Ticket: 2 adults/2 children

Groups: For Organised Group pricing please get in contact with us