Plan your visit

Adults £15.95
Children aged 3+ £15.95
Age 1-2 £6.95
Under 1s Free

Including your free annual pass!

Everything you need to know about a visit to Eureka! Science + Discovery, including opening times, how to book tickets, how to get to us, accessibility and our facilities.

Opening Times

Summer holidays 2023 – July 22 to Sept 3 open every day 10am – 5pm!

Term time opening hours:

Open 6 days a week

Closed Mondays

Tues ’till Fri
10am – 4pm

Saturday & Sunday
10am – 5pm

Our opening times change between term time and school holidays. All visits must be booked in advance, so if there are tickets showing as available, we’re open, and you can book your tickets. Tickets are needed for each individual member of your group (yep, even the baby!). 

Getting here

Getting here

We have a pay and display car park on site for visitors to Eureka! Science + Discovery. Or, jump on the ferry and have a sing-along to the classic ‘Ferry Cross the Mersey’… (earworm alert), and disembark at Seacombe!

 

Car Park charges: £3.25 for three hours, £5.25 for six hours and £10.50 for 12 hours. You can pay at the machines or at the till inside.

 

 

Getting Here

School visits

We’re running school educational trips in 2023. Visit our Schools website for info and to subscribe to our education mailing list for updates.

Schools website
School visits
Café

Café

Hungry? We got you. Nip into our Café right on the waterfront, where you can watch the ferries ferrying or the gulls, erm, gulling, while you tuck into lunch. Or, for a quick top up, grab a coffee or bottle of water at one of our grab-and-go kiosks located in The Hub and in the ferry terminal concourse.

Discovery Café opening times:

Mondays: Closed
Tuesday – Friday: 10am – 4pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10am – 5pm

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Facilities

Toilets

Toilets

You’ll find toilets, including all-access facilities, in The Hub, Nature, and The Burrow.

Changing Places

Changing Places

You can access our Changing Places facility from the concourse in the ferry terminal building.

Baby changing

Baby changing

Changing facilities are available in our all-access toilets in The Burrow and on the first floor.

Discovery Café

Discovery Café

Visit our waterfront Discovery Café for a range of snacks and meals, for visitors and members of the public. Discovery Café opening times: Mondays: Closed Tuesday - Friday: 10am - 4pm Saturday & Sunday: 10am - 5pm

Refreshments

Refreshments

Need a top-up? You can grab drinks and snacks from the café or vending machines.

Picnic Areas

Picnic Areas

There’s plenty of room for picnics with a view on the banks of the river Mersey - and some indoor spots for when the weather isn't great!

Chill out room

Chill out room

A quiet space for visitors with special needs who need some time-out or prayer facilities. Just ask a member of staff for directions!

Extra support

Extra support

Ask us if you need support, including wheelchairs, hearing loops, ear defenders, or spare clothes.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs welcome, and just ask if they’d like a bowl of water.

FAQs