Kuala Lumpur

Petrosains Science and Discovery Centre

Science, Technology and Space at the Petrosains Science and Discovery Centre in Kuala Lumpur

Petrosains is a unique centre which houses a selection of interactive exhibits and fun, exciting shows all about the wonders of Science and Technology. Discover the alternative faces of energy and how it works, explore the environment on the dark ride exhibit and learn about space science and what it’s like to be an astronaut. It’s a thrilling experience which serves to stimulate your imagination and educate at the same time.

What can I expect to see?

The initial journey begins with the Dark Ride which takes you through unique Malaysian rain forests with underwater scenery and mountains. It’s a depiction of modern day Malaysia and tells the story of how environment and science can shape the country and the world. Following Dark Ride, head into Space – the newest addition to the programme where you can discover all about the Martian landscape – try programming a mars rover or even travel to Jupiter!

What else is there?

The Music, Art and Science arena allows you to tap into your creativity, experience making computer generated music and animations and even test the family’s co-ordination with Kinect games. There is plenty to do for everyone, from viewing dinosaur dioramas to the workings of full scale oil platforms, it’s the perfect place to learn about science, space and technology and where it will take us in the future.