Family Days

Every Saturday

Science Oxford Centre

Family Day


Visit the Science Oxford Centre for a unique family experience. Explore, discover and play in the Exploration Zone, where children and grown-ups alike have fun experimenting with interactive exhibits – create and test flying designs at the Air Table, build a giant magnetic ball run, and see what’s hot and what’s not with the Curious Camera. Experiment at the Live Lab with hands-on activities.

With 15 acres of woodland and ponds, there’s plenty to explore outside too. Pick up an Explorer Backpack and trail map and see what wildlife you can spot.

Book your Family Day tickets below.

Saturday 30th March is our next Sensory-friendly Family Day with a reduced capacity. More information and tickets here.

Session Times:
10am – 12pm
12.30pm – 2.30pm
3pm – 5pm
Suitable for ages 3+ (all welcome)
£7.50 per person (includes Eventbrite fee).
Every adult and child must have a ticket, but free tickets are available for Under 3s and Carers. Visitors are advised to purchase tickets in advance. Woodland access all day.


March 2, 2024

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March 23, 2024

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April 6, 2024

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April 13, 2024

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April 20, 2024

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April 27, 2024

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Visiting information: Science Oxford Centre visiting information and FAQs here.

Email [email protected] for all event booking and visiting queries. Please allow 24-48 hours for a response, possibly longer over a weekend.

If you have an urgent query or require immediate assistance, please speak to a member of the team on 01865 810000 Monday – Saturday during office hours.

Ticket booking: For information on our refund policy and event terms and conditions visit hereIf you cannot attend, you can request a refund or transfer your ticket to another day via Eventbrite.

Group Booking – contact us for group booking enquiries.


Science Oxford Centre
Quarry Rd, Headington, Oxford, OX3 8SB