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13 Nov

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25 Mar

Winter in the Greenhouse

Get hands-on with growing your own!

13 Nov

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25 Mar

Winter Kitchen

Cooking and science combine in our new interactive kitchen!

20 Dec

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22 Mar

Fairytale SOS II

Help us use science to lend a hand to some fairytale characters in distress!

05 Feb

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24 Apr

New 3D Planetarium coming soon!

Our Planetarium will be closed from 16 Feb - 23 April, opening on 24 April as the UK'S only digital 3D Planetarium! Discover the universe from the comfort of your seat – fly through the rings of Saturn, journey to distant stars, and tour our Solar System!

05 Feb

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05 May

Medical Lab

Investigate some simple medical techniques used by doctors, nurses and surgeons and try some specialist equipment out for yourself in Live Lab.

28 Feb

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01 Mar

Fairytale SOS II

Help us use science to lend a hand to some fairytale characters in distress!

05 Mar

Meet the Expert: Divine chocolateer

As part of Fairtrade Fortnight you will be able to meet a chocolateer including tastings of delicious Divine chocs

06 Mar

Festival of Ideas - New Lyrical Ballads: Contemporary Poets and Romanticism

In 2014 the Festival of Ideas with Bristol 2015 commissioned 23 leading British poets to write a new poem in the spirit of Romanticism. All 22 will be presented tonight by the poets and published for the first time.

06 Mar

Toddler Takeover: Super Senses

Explore a variety of textures at a low level in our texture garden, prick up your ears to some interesting noises in Soundlab and join Ursa and Leo for The Magical Forest storytime

09 Mar

Festival of Ideas present Will Hutton - How Good We Can Be: Ending the Mercenary Society and Building a Great Country

Will Hutton, bestselling author of The State We’re In, examines the state of Britain today and looks forward to the Britain of tomorrow. He spells out how we can create an economy, society and democracy in which the mass of citizens flourish.

09 Mar

Festival of Ideas present Tariq Ali - The Extreme Centre: A Warning

The result of elections is always the same: a victory for the Extreme Centre. Since 1989, politics has become a contest to see who can best serve the needs of the market, a competition now fringed by unstable populist movements. Join Tariq Ali as he delivers an eviscerating attack on the indistinguishable political elite of the UK.

10 Mar

Festival of Ideas present The Anthropocene: The Human Era and How It Shapes Our Planet

Award-winning science and environment writer Christian Schwägerl discusses The Human Era and How It Shapes Our Planet

14 Mar

Brain Lab

Follow a fictional patient’s brain surgery and making use of specialist equipment work together on a diagnosis.

20 Mar

Members' Exclusive: Glow Show

From flame guns to fluorescence celebrate British Science Week with all things glowing!

21 Mar

Brain Lab

Follow a fictional patient’s brain surgery and making use of specialist equipment work together on a diagnosis.

26 Mar

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10 Jun

Spring in the Greenhouse

Plant and investigate seeds and shoots.

26 Mar

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10 Jun

Spring Kitchen

Get hands-on, make and taste in our scientific seasonal kitchen.

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