Magna Science Adventure Centre

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A world where science meets adventure at the Magna Science Adventure Centre. This interactive hub is designed to ignite curiosity and exploration through its engaging exhibits in the realms of Air, Earth, Fire, and Water.

Unique Experience at the Historical Templeborough Steelworks

  • Experience the vast Templeborough steelworks setting, where adventure meets industrial history.
  • Outdoor fun includes a large adventure playground and a splash park in summer.

Plan Your Visit

Maximise your experience at Magna with essential information and tips:

  • Dress appropriately for a ‘coats on’ experience.
  • Check opening times before your visit.
  • Enjoy free parking and visit the Red Hall café.

The Big Melt Show

Witness the history of steelmaking come to life in the Big Melt Show, a spectacle featuring original electric arc furnaces with light, sound, and special effects.

Interactive Pavilions

Air Pavilion
Engage in activities that reveal the properties and power of air, including a real tornado and wind turbines.
Water Pavilion
Explore water’s transformative journey from clouds to liquid, with hands-on exhibits and a giant steel water wheel.
Earth Pavilion
Unearth the importance of soil and rocks in our ecosystem through interactive games and exhibits.
Fire Pavilion
Experience the vital role of fire in human progress and innovation through engaging activities.

Admission and Tickets

  • Online ticket booking available for fast-track entrance.
  • Group discounts, uniform groups, and gift tickets options.
  • Annual pass upgrades for year-long access.

Online Ticket Prices

Adult: £15.95
Child (4-15 Years): £13.95
Child (2-3 Years): £6.50
Child (Under 2): Free

*Aqua-Tek open during summer months only.


Magna Science Adventure Centre, Sheffield Road, Templeborough, Rotherham, S60 1DX
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