Weekend programme at the CTSC

‘Healthy New Me’ – weekend workshops at the CTSC help children discover ways to look after their bodies. Sat 21/Sun 22, at 11h00 and 15h00.



It’s the start of a new year and many people set new years resolutions to do many different things – but one of the most important things is to look after your body (after all, you only have one!)>

Join the Cape Town Science Centre as they discover ways to look after our bodies.

Saturday 21 January

11h00 Heartbeat (Entry fee only | ages 6+)
How does your heart work? Learn how to take your own pulse and build a stethoscope.

15h00 Making lemonade (Entry fee only | ages 6+)
Make a nice refreshing drink to keep you hydrated.

Sunday 22 January

11h00 Take a deep breath (Entry fee only | ages 6+)
Testing your lung capacity – discover how long you can hold your breath.

15h00 Heart and lung dissection (Entry fee only | ages 6+)
Demonstration of what a real heart looks like on the inside and how it works.

Weekend regulars

12h00 and 14h00 Camera Obscura shows (weather-dependent)
Take a tour of the city while standing on one spot – join a Camera Obscura tour for a 360° view of the surrounding area. Listen out for announcements to join the tour.

13h00 Science show
Daily science shows will excite while nurturing awareness that science is a part of our daily lives.

Opening hours
Mondays to Saturdays: 09h00 – 16h30
Sundays and public holidays: 10h00 – 16h30

Entry fees
Youth (3-18): R 50
Adult: R 50
Pensioner: R 25
Family package (four people) R 180
Groups (10 or more)R 45pp

Contact details

Web: http://ow.ly/xXBX30816nb
Email: admin@ctsc.org.za
Tel: 0213003200
Where: 370B Main Road, Observatory