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16th May

Friends of Catalyst awarded Big Lottery Funding

In Feb 2018 The Friends of Catalyst group were awarded funding from Big Lottery – Awards for All – to enable them to bring in a part time Volunteer...

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3rd Apr

Hawks Chemical Co Ltd helps to inspire young scientists!

Excited pupils from St Georges Primary School in Hyde became scientists for the day when they visited Catalyst Science Discovery Centre in Widnes r...

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9th Feb

Operation Earth: Environmental science for families launches nationwide!

NERC’s Operation Earth programme launches this month at 11 science and discovery centres across the UK. Visitors to the centres will get the chance...

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2nd Feb

Widnes pupils get scientific with Taylor Wimpey

Taylor Wimpey North West has donated more than £500 to Catalyst Science Discovery Centre, to fund class trips for a local Widnes school. Pupils at ...

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5th Dec

December fun thanks to The National Lottery!

On 12th and 13th December Catalyst Science Discovery Centre will be opening its doors for free to National Lottery players. Catalyst will be one of...

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4th Oct

Catalyst celebrates 30 years!

1987 saw the birth of Catalyst – The Museum of the Chemical Industry based in Widnes, Cheshire. Thirty years on and following a name change, ...

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