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Q) What does it cost to visit GCE?
A) Click here for all details on the admission rates and options on the Explorium.
Q) What are the hours?
A) Click here for the hours of operation at the Explorium.
Q) Where can I park?
A) Parking for cars is available in the Explorium basement & parking for buses is available in front of the museum.
Q) What can my family do at GCE?
A) There is something new to do every day at the GCE! It is packed with over 25,000 square feet of interactive exhibits. With 6 galleries, there is plenty of fun & learning to be had.
Q) What’s going on today?
A) There are so many exciting new activities every day and special events every week. Please check our online calendar for events time and description and to see what we are highlighting today. Additionally we have thrilling permanent exhibits and interesting workshops which are constantly changing.
Q) What age group does GCE cater to?
A) GCE aims at providing children with learning through play and inspiring adults to learn to play. Hence it is for the young and young at heart. Though specifically it has been designed for children and their families. Each of our exhibits, experiences and programmes have been designed to engage a broad range of children’s ages and interests, at the same time ensuring that they are fun for the adults too. Also there are specific areas for children below 18 months too.
Q) How many hours should be set aside for a visit to GCE?
A) It would depend on your child’s age and interests. First time visitors spend closer to 2-4 hours. Out of towners make us a destination and visit us for at least one day. We are a one – stop for family fun: play, eat and shop.
Q) What should we wear on a visit to GCE?
A) We are action-packed, so dress comfortably, in clothes that you don’t mind getting messy. Wear closed toes shoes only (no crocs or flip flops) if you want to explore the rocket climber. Since there is a lot of exhibits based on water paint and sand, it is always a good idea to carry a change of clothes for your younger children.
Q) Can I drop off my children and leave?
A) We ask that all children MUST be accompanied by an adult. Any child under 16 and on its own will be escorted to the admission desk to remain there until a parent or caretaker located. The child will not be allowed to leave the Explorium until someone picks up the child.
Q) Can we bring outside food to the Explorium? Is there food available?
A) We ask visitors to not bring outside food into the Explorium. You may choose from a healthy and varied selection of food items in our café. We also ask visitors to not eat in the exhibit galleries. The Explorium café offers a number of dining choices, made with fresh ingredients for adults and kids.
Q) How do I book group reservation?
A) Please click here for details on our group visit policies.
Q) Is the Explorium wheelchair accessible?
A) Yes! At the GCE all hallways, exhibits and restrooms are wheelchair accessible. Those require assistance should not hesitate in contacting our staff.