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W5

The Odyssey, 2 Queens Quay, Belfast, County Antrim, BT3 9QQ
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W5 is an award-winning science and discovery centre, located in the Odyssey complex at the gateway to Belfast’s Titanic Quarter.

Firing the spirit of discovery, with limitless fun for everyone, W5 has been completely reimagined following a major £5million investment.

Explore eight new zones, packed with over 250 interactive exhibits, that excite and inspire, with exhibits and experiences covering everything from climate change and nature to film and TV production, optical illusions, built engineering, medical science and much, much more.

Scale the heights on Climbit an immersive multistorey climbing experience or check out one of the daily science shows at a purpose-built Science Bar.

A new under 8s area invites visitors to step into a living storybook world, where family favourites are brought to life through immersive roleplay. Meanwhile, a refreshed ground floor includes The Lost Planet – a space and dinosaur themed maze of climbing frames and slides that takes soft play to a new dimension.

In addition to permanent exhibits, W5 runs a programme of seasonal exhibitions and events.

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Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Gift Shop
  • Open Sundays

Catering

  • Picnic Area
  • Tea-room/Cafe onsite

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing facilities

COVID-19 Response

  • Advance booking essential
  • COVID-19 measures in place

Establishment Features

  • Online Booking
  • Toilets

Leisure Facilities

  • Wifi

Parking & Transport

  • Frequent bus services
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit/debit cards accepted
  • Euros accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Family Discount

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£9.50 per ticket
Child£7.50 per ticket
Concession£8.00 per ticket
1 Adult & 3 Children£31.00 per ticket
2 Adults & 2 Children£33.00 per ticket
CarerFree
Toddler (Under 3)Free

Prices are a guide only and may differ with/without Gift Aid contributions

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Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

W5 is based in the Abercorn Basin beside the River Lagan in Belfast. By foot, W5 is less than a mile from Belfast City Centre. Odyssey is clearly signposted on all major approach roads. There is on site parking facilities for up to 1500 vehicles. All parking is operated under the control of Odyssey Trust Company Ltd.

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