We are regularly open for public events and science workshops at our Science Zone Centre in The Royal Arcade, Boscombe, in Bournemouth All our events are advertised on our Facebook page 'Science Zone UK'. We have a large basement open Tuesday to Saturday, 10am till 4pm at The Royal Arcade, Boscombe, called The Science Zone, with a dinosaur basement, sensory and interactive zones together with a permanent planetarium. Full programme of activities in the Science Zone (21/22 Royal Arcade, Boscombe) includes science workshops, fossil hunting, planetarium, sensory room, interactive video floors, fossil discovery zone and fossil and rock shop.
Please purchase tickets for special workshops (shown below with icons) through this website (not Facebook) and payment is made by PAYPAL via this website. If you do not have a PAYPAL account - still book via this website but phone the zone reception 01202 729206 for card payments. We do require a parent or guardian to stay with attending children for all of our sessions.
Pre-booking and payment is required in advance. We do require a parent or guardian to stay with attending children for all of our sessions. One £6.00 (£5.00 + VAT) ticket entitles 1 CHILD and 1 ADULT to attend a Science Zone Workshop. Please note there is an additional charge of £2.00 for any extra non participating children and/or adults
Tickets are not required for the Dinosaur Basement - open Tuesday - Satuday 10am to 4pm (On occasion our sensory rooms and Dinosaur Den are unavailable due to private parties on saturdays). The planetarium is available most days - call us on 01202 729206 to check our availability!
Below is the full list of current activites coming up here at the Science Zone. Please see the tabs below for specific workshop groups.
Our Home Education Workshops Run on Thursdays, at 11:00, and are suitable for 3 years upwards.
Our After School Workshops Run on Tuesdays, at 16:00, and are suitable for 5 years upwards.
Our Pre-School Workshops Run on Fridays, at 10:30, and are suitable for 2-4 year olds.
During School Holidays the Science Zone runs a number of workshops, suitable for 3 years upwards