Gujarat Science City
The Gujarat Science City (or simply Science City by the locals) is a bold initiative by the government to popularize science and promote scientific temperament among the communities of Gujarat. For travelers visiting Ahmedabad, Gujarat Science City is one such place. Established in 2001 by the state government, the place seeks to promote science education and bolster scientific temperament among people. The science city features state-of-the-art facilities and several captivating attractions including an IMAX 3D theatre, energy park, life science park, musical fountains, and an amphitheater.It hosts an amazing centre with imaginative and informative yet contemporary exhibitions of labs, working models, interesting activity corners and virtual reality with live demonstrations to provide an understanding of science and technology to the common man.
Open and Closing Time
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
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Interesting facts about Gujarat Science City
There’s an IMAX 3D theatre that has screens as big as a 10 storeyed building. 3D movies with Dolby sound functionality is provided in these theatres. The tickets can be booked beforehand and the timings can be inquired at the booth itself, if required.
One of the famous tourist attractions in Science city is the musical dancing fountain.A very clever choice of music, lights and applied logic work in unison to create the illusion that something as simple and clear as water can dance to a tune.
Various kinds of celebrations and events are held inside the complex throughout the year regarding to Health, Environment, Weather, Science achievement as well as celebration of eminent scientist birthday etc. There are also Vacation Training Programme on Bio-resources, Orientation programme on Science Olympiads, Summer Science Enrichment Programme etc.
The architecture of Science City is very well designed with each attraction separated into different sections or modules. The centre has a plethora of cool things the likes of which are an amazing Hall of Science, an amphitheatre, a very informative Life Science Park, an IMAX 3D theatre and few quirky musical fountains which dances to songs and rhythms. A dedicated centre for exams is also provided.Gujarat Science Council was formed and the complex itself came into being in May of 2001.