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Catalyst Discovery Centre

Mersey Road, Widnes, Cheshire WA8 0DF
8 Mersey Road Widnes England WA8 0DG GB
0151 420 11210151 420 1121

Visit three interactive galleries with over a 100 different exhibits which will tug, tease and test you. At this centre learn how products of chemistry are used in our everyday life and take part in fantastic activities such as ‘Spies and Codes’ and the ‘Catalyst Crime Scene Mystery’ where you can get to grips with real science.

Take an unforgettable journey of discovery in the Alchemy Theatre and enjoy 3D interactive shows. You can also experience spectacular panoramic views across Cheshire on the rooftop observatory, which can be reached by a scenic glass lift. And if you are hungry, enjoy a tasty meal in the Elements Café and afterwards take a stroll to the shop where you will find a wide range of intriguing scientific toys and souvenirs.

This informative and exciting science centre and museum makes an action-packed day out for the whole family.

Opening Times: During school term time
Weekdays (Tuesday-Friday) 10.00am to 4.00pm and Bank Holiday Mondays except at Christmas and New Year. Last admission is at 3.00pm

Weekends 10.00am to 4.00pm. Last admission is at 3.00pm Closed Mondays

During school holidays (and every weekend)
Weekdays (Monday-Friday) 10.00am to 4.00pm. Last admission is at 3.00pm

Weekends 10.00am to 4.00pm. Last admission is at 3.00pm

For further information please visit: http://www.catalyst.org.uk