Kuala Lumpur & Selangor

National Science Centre

National Science Centre is a science centre in Kuala Lumpur, officially opened on 29 November 1996 by Tun Dr Mahathir bin Mohamad. The main aim of the science center is to promote greater understanding and interest in science and technology.


Petrosains, The Discovery Centre is a melting pot of educational, hands-on interactive exhibits and exciting science shows where fun meets science for all ages! Look forward to special themes and traveling exhibits during your visit!

Forensic Programme (Cake Shop Burglar)

Who broke into Miss Nellie’s cake shop? Who messed up with the cakes and stole her money? Join us to solve this mystery! Suitable for children aged 9 – 10.

Activities: Fingerprint Analysis, footprint analysis, fiber analysis, math problem solving, critical thinking, logical reasoning

Forensic Programme (Missing Cat)

Fluffy is missing. Her owners are desperate to get her back. She was last seen by the neighbour, Linda, who was “cat-sitting” while Fluffy’s owners were on holiday. Now, the owners have received a ransom note demanding money for the safe return of their beloved pet. Can you help to track down the culprit before it is too late? Suitable for children aged 11 – 12.

Activities: Fingerprint Analysis, handwriting analysis, fiber analysis, pH analysis, paper chromatography, critical thinking