Catalyst - Science Discovery Centre

Type:Museum

Mersey Road
Widnes
Cheshire
WA8 0DF

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Catalyst - Science Discovery Centre

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Recent Reviews:

  • MrsPCheshire
    Cheshire
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Educational and fun
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th February 2019
    I haven't been to the catalyst for 30 years. We went with our two boys (8 & 6) and we booked on to the two workshops 'operation earth' and 'bees'. Both were fun, interactive and included hands on... Read full review
  • Emma8351
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Good value for money
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 8th April 2019
    This is a great little museum that makes for an interesting day out. Lots of interactive displays and interesting facts. The museum is cheap entry and offers workshops at a small additional cost. The... Read full review
  • K_Sutty
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Enjoyable day
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 23rd April 2019
    Came here for a family day out. Admission prices were reasonable and a friendly welcome. We did a plastic workshop which was a couple of pounds extra but so worth it. The place is lovely and a fair... Read full review

Directions

Road Directions

In general, follow road signs to Widnes (south) and then look out for the brown/white tourism signs. Close to bus routes / stop. For all bus information you can ring the PTI2000 number 0870 6082608 which will automatically connect to your local travel information centre, depending on where you are calling from. They can put you through to any other local travel information centre anywhere. We are on the Trans-Pennine (cycle) trail. Cyclists and walkers are welcome! We have leaflets describing the whole of the trail.

Dates and Opening Times

2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

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Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors - Lift to all areas.
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Induction loop on first floor.
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Nearby parking available.

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • German printed material

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

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