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phæno Science Center

phæno Science Center
Exterior view of the Phaeno Science Center

On an activity area covering over 9,000 square meters, phæno's guests have a host of opportunities to discover and explore the thrilling world of science phenomena. 250 interactive Experimental Stations form the center of attraction, which invite visitors to try things out for themselves and follow their own research inclinations. The fascinating themes of natural science and technology can also be approached in phæno through three Visitor Laboratories, the Science Theatre, the Show Crater, or the Ideas Forum. phæno also houses two restaurants, a coffee bar and a room for special events on three levels.

The building itself effectively stands on concrete stilts allowing visitors to the Autostadt to pass through without having to interfere with the workings of the building. Phaeno is connected to the Autostadt via a metal bridge accessed by escalators and stairs either side. The underside of Phaeno is illuminated and the stilts are too.

Hours: Tuesday – Sunday and public holidays: 10am - 6pm. Last admission 1 hour before closing.

Admission: Adults: 12 €, Concessions 9 €, Children/young adults from 6 to 17 years of age 7.50 €, Children under 6 years old free.

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Related: http://www.phaeno.de/en/home.html
Address: Willy-Brandt-Platz 1, 38440 Wolfsburg
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