In order to promote new technology and science in the state of Uttarakhand, Regional science center Dehradun or Science City or Science Park or Vigya Dham was established in 2005. This place has become a theme of pride not only in Uttarakhand state but throughout India. This park tries to take off the cover from all the mysteries related to life, science, and technology in the minds of all those who come here.
Every year, Regional science center Dehradun organizes a science and technology conference in which about 1000 students and scientists from all over the country take part. This campus helps all those talented students, who have a keen interest in science and technology and who want to do something new. Almost all books and research papers are available in the Vigyan Dham Library and there is also a modern laboratory where the students can do research.
Regional science center Dehradun is the largest and most amazing science center in the country. Its campus has a very beautiful zoological science center. This center is the center of attraction for children of 6-18 years. The main purpose of Regional science center is to raise awareness of science in the new generation.
Regional science center Dehradun includes dinosaur parks, scientific laws, and planetarium performance, while some of the science books like Fun Science Gallery, Himalaya Gallery, Frontier of Technology Gallery, Innovation Hub, 3D Theater, Exhibition Hall, Library and Meeting Hall Attractive features are apart from this, there is a lot of fun and science-related things here.
Regional Science center Ticket Price, Timing and Entry Fees
Charge For (per head)
|Charges (in INR)|
For General Visitors
Group of 25 or above
General admission- ₹40
Organized school group (government/municipality)
General admission- ₹25
Organized school group (public)
|General admission- ₹40|
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
|11:00 am – 3:30 pm|
How to reach the Regional science center Dehradun
Regional Science Center Dehradun is located at a distance of 13 km from Clocktower Dehradun. Dehradun Railway Station is situated 13 km away, while Jolly Grant nearest airport is 43 km far from this place. From the railway station and airport, one can hire a can to reach there and this is the best option. There is no direct bus or taxi available for the Regional science center.
The visitor first has to take the city bus of Premnagar. From Premnagar, the visitors have to take magic (shared ride) from Premnagar to Sudhowala Chowk. From Sudhowala chowk the park is approx 200-300 meters inside. Ask any local at Sudhowala the way of the park.