Cape Town Science Centre, Cape Town

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#21 of 74 in Museums in Cape Town
Specialty Museum · Museum
The Cape Town Science Centre is a not-for-profit science centre in Cape Town, South Africa. It forms part of a wide range of non-classroom initiatives to improve the quality of science understanding and science literacy in South Africa.

Until early 2010, the MTN Sciencentre was located in the Canal Walk shopping mall. It reopened in Observatory in 2011.
The MTN Sciencentre's Ericsson cell phone is in the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's largest working cell phone.
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  • Educational and lots of fun. Happened to stumble upon this gem. More for teens than younger children.  more »
  • Nice place to visit although it was in a crappy area. Science exibits where clean and most worked. Maybe only like 2 did not work which is amasing on its own. Went early in die morning and it was...  more »
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  • Been several times and my kids keep asking to go back. Good coffee shop to enjoy a snack while kids enjoy the science. Regular planned shows & activities also worth doing.
  • Great for kids and young at heart. There is a big miniature train display with puzzles, mechanical and engineer excitement. The grandchildren were entertaining themselves while we sat at the cafe and walked around for a few hours. It is one of our favorite places to go to treat them.
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