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Catalyst, Widnes

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  • Visited with 4 and 7 year old Hands on exhibits very poor, many not working or no clear explanation of what to do. Some positioned too high for the children to see or reach. Not inspiring or engaging ...  more »
  • Was quite impressed with the Catalyst Museum. Interesting stuff for primary school age children to get involved with. Great view from top floor of surrounding area and new bridge. There is a good play...  more »
  • Took the family of me and the mrs and chikdren 6 and 9 to Catalyst yesterday, paid 17ish pounds to get in and set off for the top floor to start with. Veiwing gallery was good with stunning views of b...  more »
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  • We brought a beaver scout group here for a sleepover. It was excellent and the staff were extremely helpful and friendly. Would strongly recommend this place for a day out or sleep over.
  • A great place for both children and adults - the top floor has glass walls so that you can see for miles!
  • Good variety of indoor activities, although some are getting a little tired and could do with TLC. Great outdoor space with playground. 3 kids under 7 were entertained for a solid couple of hours.
  • Tired and shabby. Many broken exhibits and very little to offer older children or adults.
  • Not a big place and some of the equipment not working. Needs bit of updating and repairing but still worth a visit with your children.

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