Past exhibitions

Imagination Factory: Invent & Play
19 December 2009 - 12 December 2010
Feed your imagination with our new interactive exhibition from Questacon that celebrates basic mechanical tools and simple machines. The gears of your mind will be spinning with new ways to think about the mechanical world around you.
Imagination Factory: Invent & Play
Going Places
28 January 2010, 02:11 PM - 02:11 PM
Climb aboard a flight simulator, try your luck at sailing a land yacht or test your skills controlling the traffic flow of a city. Our new Sciencentre exhibition, Going Places, invites you to take on a series of challenges to discover the science behind transport and travel.

Going Places
Megawatt
19 February 2011 - 02 October 2011
How do we make electricity? Will we ever run out? Do animals use it?
Fire ants, electric guitars and safety switches are all featured in the Megawatt exhibition. Push, pull, press and play safely with electricity and explore the role of electricity in our everyday lives.
Megawatt
Whodunit?
20 January 2012 - 08 July 2012
A body, a break-in, mysterious fingerprints and a missing white rhino…. Can you solve the crime?
Whodunit?
Going Places
21 July 2012 - 10 February 2013
Our new Sciencentre exhibition, Going Places, invites you to take on a series of challenges to discover the science behind transport and travel.
Going Places
Playing with Light
23 February 2013 - 07 July 2013
Our new Sciencentre exhibition Playing with Light takes you into the bright and colourful world of lights, lasers and lenses. Dodge laser beams, freeze your shadow, build a telescope and more.
Playing with Light
Science Fiction, Science Future
20 July 2013 - 13 July 2014
If you thought teleportation, holograms, invisibility and mind control were only in the movies - think again. Science Fiction, Science Future will allow you to move objects with your mind, turn invisible right before your eyes, be mimicked by a life-like robot and see augmented reality in action.
Science Fiction, Science Future
Top Secret: Licence to Spy
26 July 2014 - 30 November 2014
Are you ready to discover the secret world of spies and solve the mystery? Top Secret: Licence to Spy will allow you to see in the dark with a night vision camera, dodge laser beams without setting off alarms, break into a safe and explore a range of spy technology and gadgetry.
Top Secret: Licence to Spy
Humanoid Discovery
13 December 2014 - 12 July 2015
Take a look at the human body from a different perspective. In Humanoid Discovery, lie on a Bed of Nails and test your pain receptors, see your shrinking pupils with your own eyes, use your senses to explore tastes and mystery sounds, and explore the gurgling in your guts.
Humanoid Discovery
Rescue
25 July 2015 - 21 February 2016
Explore the technology and skills needed in the unpredictable world of search and rescue. In Rescue fly a helicopter simulator, test your skills for vertical rescue, use infrared cameras and more.
Rescue
Measure Island
26 March 2016 - 12 March 2017
Discover the hidden world of measurement on Measure Island. Test the speed of your throw, guess time to the nearest second, measure a crocodile and more.
Measure Island
Mathamazing
01 April 2017 - 03 September 2017
Play and inspire mathematical curiosity in the hands-on exhibition Mathamazing. Giant puzzles, curious challenges, predictions, probability and more.
Mathamazing
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