School group learning during a school program.
A school visit to CSIRO's Discovery Centre in Canberra is unique and engaging with its modern science laboratories to view, interactive exhibits, hands-on science activities and education programs that encourage students to question, value ideas and seek explanations.
15 June 2009 | Updated 1 April 2013
The CSIRO Discovery Centre is open for school visits from 9.00 am – 9.00 pm everyday except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and Good Friday.
Entry fees for the CSIRO Discovery Centre:
Teachers and accompanying adults are free of charge.
All programs include a visit to the virtual reality 3D show and hands-on activities in the DiscoverLab.
There are two school programs to choose from:
The Discovery program:
Discovery is a popular exhibition-based education program for upper primary and secondary students.
In this program, students investigate and evaluate current CSIRO science research, see a 3D movie, conduct experiments in the DiscoverLab, hold stick insects and explore the exhibition.
The Hands On/Minds On program:
Hands On/Minds On includes a live creatures talk, 3D movie, DiscoverLab as well as free time to explore the exhibition.
For more information or to make a booking please contact email@example.com or call 02 6246 4603.