FAQs

General Frequently Asked Questions

TwistED Science is a science communication and entertainment company. At TwistED Science, we are committed to inspiring kids to learn more about science and STEM. We achieve this by building awesome science centres that are open to the public, hosting science parties and workshops, and performing travelling shows for schools and events.

We have limited numbers for our sessions and we do sell tickets online. To avoid disappointment it is a good idea to buy your tickets online before you arrive. However, we also sell tickets at the front desk of our centres.

The sessions and venues are designed to be appropriate for all ages. We love hosting senior and adult groups and they have just as much fun as the kids! TwistED is perfect for young children, seniors, and everyone in between.

TwistED Science centres are very open and hands-on. To avoid injuries and breakages, children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult (age 16 +).

Yes, we do charge for adult entry. TwistED Science is designed for all ages. We do have discounted prices for senior and concession card holders.

Yes, you will have just as much fun as everybody else! The TwistED Science centres are designed to be fun for everyone and adults of all ages get a lot of TwistED Science.

Yes, senior tickets are offered at a discount. Senior cards must be presented on entry.

Yes, we do accept companion cards. They must be presented on entry.

Yes we do travel for parties, school workshops, and shows at large events. Please visit the parties, education or fun events pages for information on travelling events. Alternatively contact us, we would love to help you!

Yes we love hosting excursions at TwistED Science centres. School excursions to a TwistED Science venue are very popular and we have special packages for schools and other educational institutions. Please check the education page or contact us for more information.

Peak periods

We run two sessions per day during peak periods. You can enter at any time during the session and stay until the end of the session. Peak periods include weekends and Victorian school holidays.

Off-peak periods

There are no sessions on off-peak periods and you may stay all day. Off peak periods include weekdays during the school term.

Please check the Visit pages for more information on session times at the centre you plan to visit.

Yes we do have session times during peak periods.

Peak periods

We run two sessions per day during peak periods. You can enter at any time during the session and stay until the end of the session. Peak periods include weekends and Victorian school holidays.

Off-peak periods

There are no sessions on off-peak periods and you may stay all day. Off peak periods include weekdays during the school term.

Please check the Visit pages for more information on session times at the centre you plan to visit.

Venues are open at different times. Please check the individual location page for opening hour information.

No, we do not allow outside food to be brought in to our locations. It is important to protect vulnerable visitors who may have allergies. Some locations have an onsite café for your convenience.

Yes, some TwistED Science centres have an onsite café for your convenience. If there is no onsite café, pass-outs are available.

Yes, we love hosting kids’ science parties. We host parties at our venues and travel to other locations. Check out the Parties page for more information.

Yes, we travel to schools to present hands-on science workshops and science shows. Please check out the Education page or contact us for more information.

Yes, we do offer discounted pricing for pre-booked groups. Please check the individual location web page or contact us for more information.

Yes, we do offer annual memberships. Please contact us for more information.

Yes, our venues are easy to access for visitors in wheelchairs.

Of course it’s fun! TwistED Science venues are designed with fun in mind. Each exhibit and experiment are hand-picked to make the TwistED Science experience as much fun as possible.