Modern science and discovery centre venue in the heart of Cardiff Bay.

Another unique venue in the heart of Cardiff (Caerdydd), the capital city of Wales. Techniquest is the 33 year-long story of a science centre founded in 1986 on the site of a gas showroom opposite Cardiff Castle and now sitting on a purpose-built site in Cardiff Bay.

An architecturally acclaimed building with impressive meeting and event space overlooking Cardiff Bay.

The venue has a world-wide reputation for creating programmes and exhibits and staff include leading experts in science communication. Interactive experiments and experiences are available on-site and provide an exciting backdrop to formal and informal events held at the venue.

One of the most flexible event spaces in the South Wales region and comes with great educational credentials.

Unique meeting and event space in the heart of Cardiff Bay with an in-house team that deals effortlessly with the change of use from visitor centre by day to gala dinner venue by night. Consider Techniquest for the full range of meeting and event format and types from educational team building and bonding to red-carpet receptions and product launches.

All big kids will enjoy visiting this space and it is perfect for an evening off-site or social activity to follow a day of meetings or conferencing. Techniquest has a great story to tell and worth building a walk-through of the venue into your itinerary.

Techniquest can host up to 500 and public areas provide even more areas for guests to mingle. And remember that Techniquest comes complete with its very own Planetarium, the perfect spot for late night star-gazing gatherings.

Techniquest is on a journey and guests can embark on a VIP Experience – complete with Science Communicator as host – behind the scenes at the venue.

One of the leading commercial exhibition builders in the UK, Techniquest sells exhibits and programmes to science centres around the world.


  • Total number of meeting rooms: 5
  • Theatre: 250
  • Boardroom: 30
  • Cabaret: 100
  • Banquet: 200
  • Drinks reception: 1000
  • Exhibition:1000
  • Dinner: 200


Find out more about Techniquest

E-mail or call +44 (0)2920 475466 and speak to the team.

A boardtoom table and chairs with water, glasses, pens and paper.
People sitting around dining tables watching a speaker and presentation.
A conference amphitheatre surrounding a screen and speaking podium.

Boardroom, dinner conference and Science Theatre at Techniquest

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