Christmas at GSC

It's the most wonderful time of the year and this Christmas at Glasgow Science Centre you'll discover experiences that are a real gift for those with curious minds and bursting with cheer!

If you're looking for gifts for the science geek in your life, GSC has gift vouchers to purchase online and in the GSC Shop you'll find gadgets and gizmos for all ages and tastes. Click on to find out more...

Gift Vouchers

Give the gift of Science this Christmas with gift vouchers to spend on tickets for day visits or any event run by Glasgow Science Centre. They can also be used in our Gift Shop or Café.

GSC Shop

The GSC Shop has a cracking selection of gifts, gadgets and gizmos for the science geeks in your life...

When is GSC open this festive season?

Glasgow Science Centre will be open for a fun day out this festive season at the following times:

  • 4 – 5 December | Open 10.00 - 17.00
  • 11 – 12 December | Open 10.00 - 17.00
  • 18 – 19 December | Open 10:00 – 17:00
  • 23 December | Open 10:00 – 17:00
  • 24 December | Open 10.00 - 16.00
  • 25 – 26 December | Closed
  • 27 – 30 December | Open 10:00 – 17:00
  • 31 December | Open 10:00 – 16:00
  • 1 January | Closed
  • 2 – 4 January | Open 10.00 - 17.00
  • 5 - 7 January | Closed
  • 8 – 9 January | Open 10.00 - 17.00

Please remember, all visits to GSC must be booked online in advance. Opening is subject to Scottish Government guidance.

When is the GSC Contact Centre open over Christmas?

The GSC Contact Centre can be reached by telephone on 0141 420 5000.

Our phone lines are open daily from 09:30 - 17:00 excluding 12:15 to 13:00 when we close for lunch. Lines will close at 15:00 on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve and are closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

Alternatively, you can email the Contact Centre.

GSC At Home: Festive Science

Explore some festive science experiments you can get the whole family involved in at home...

Christmas Card Loop

Bamboozle your nearest and dearest using a Christmas card and some scissors...

Make a sustainable Christmas wreath

Have a go at making your own sustainable Christmas wreath, and learn ways to be more sustainable this festive season...

Science of snowflakes

Discover the science of snowflakes and make your own snowflake decorations...


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