Centre for Alternative Technology

CAT Education - schools and groups


Costs and Opening times

Current opening times - 7 days a week
10am - 5pm until November 4th 2017

Open for pre-booked groups and visitors for summer season with railway and bottom station reception.

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Bursary fund for North Wales schools and colleges for STEM-related tuition

A fantastic opportunity for year 6 to 13 groups in North Wales to apply for a subsidised day or
residential visit to CAT. Covering activities, travel, tuition and entry.

Read more here


2017 Prices

Summer: £8.50    Winter: £6.50
Concession Summer: £7.50    Winter: £5.50
Child (up to 15) £4.00
Child (under 4) Free
School/FE Visits £3.30/£3.80 per pupil
University Visits age 18+ £4.45/£4.95 per student
Home Educators

£3.30/£3.80 per child

£8.50 per adult (see also discounts below)


Non-educational groups of 10 or more visitors are offered a £1 discount off all adult/concession entrance prices if payment is made in a lump sum. Groups of visitors with severe learning difficulties are offered 50% discount. Home Educators are offered 1 adult free per six children under age 11, or 1 adult free per 10 children age over 11.


See relevant tuition sections for tuition costs.


From Easter 2013

£3.60 per pupil
£4.75 per student

CAT Education movie


Thinking of bringing a group to CAT?

Then watch our short video about CAT education.

Click here to watch the video in Windows Movie player format.

Or Click here to watch the movie in Quicktime format.



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