Welios Science Center Wels

Wels, Oberösterreich, Österreich
  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups

Our vision consists of creating a unique place where people can experience natural sciences and technics and get inspired!

What’s Welios?

  • Austria’s first Science Centre on a surface of 3,000 sqm
  • a participatory-Museum with more than 150 interactive exhibits
  • an exhibition around the aspects of natural science and technic

We offer:

  • permanent exhibitions with a particular focus on “renewable energies”
  • continuously new and exciting special exhibitions focused on scientific topics
  • knowledge transfer by game, fun and excitement
  • a chance to really “comprehend” things

Besides the exhibition:

  • schools (all levels of education) and kindergartens can participate on workshops focused on different topics
  • Welios organises continuously events (programmes during the summer or Easter holidays)
  • Welios offers its modern location for generous evets
  • Welios organises children’s birthday parties
  • Welios runs a Science Shop where high-quality and experimentally approached toys are provided


Closing day
  • Monday
Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
Payment methods
Debit and credit cards
ATM card
Other payment methods
Cash payment
Discounts (Memberships)
  • ÖAMTC Member
  • Pyhrn-Priel-Card
    20% discount on the daily admission prices.
  • Phyrn-Priel seasonal pass
    20% discount on the daily admission prices.
  • Salzkammergut Sommer-Card
    Adults € 8,63
    Children (age 6 and up) € 7,13
    Children (under age 6) free
  • Salzkammergut Winter-Card
    RED. RATE WITH CARD 2016-17
    Adults € 8.63
    Children (age 6 and over) € 7.13
    Children (under age 6) free
  • Family Card OÖ…
  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools
  • Suitable for single travelers
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for children
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
  • Winter

Completely suitable for wheelchairs. The object complies with the legally stipulated ÖNORM.

  • ground level accessible
other information
  • path width (min. 150 cm)
  • door width (min. 80 cm)
  • handicapped accessible lift
  • lift door access area with 150 cm depth
  • lift size (cabin width > 110cm, depth >140cm
  • lift door width minimum 80 cm
  • The elevator touch panel is at 85 cm height
  • Entrance to the building
  • Restaurant / coffee shop
  • Toilet facility for disabled people
  • Toilet facility for disabled people in the restaurant area
  • Lounge and seminar rooms
  • Outside area


Welios Science Center Wels
Weliosplatz 1
4600 Wels

Phone +43 7242 908200

Contact person
Mag. Michael Holl
Welios Science Center Wels
Weliosplatz 1
4600 Wels

Phone +43 7242 908200

We speak the following languages


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