Visitors who enjoy science will love their visit to Questacon: The National Science and Technology Centre near the center of Canberra, Australia.
This Centre has won an award for excellence and features over 200 hands-on, interactive exhibits that help explain scientific principles to visitors. Some of the topics covered include earthquakes, optical illusions, and robots. The exhibits are suited for people of all ages, but children in particular will find it enjoyable.
There is a cafe at the centre that provides a welcome spot to relax. Be sure to visit the gift shop for the selection of educational and entertaining gifts.