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Windermere Science Festival

11 may 202412 may 2024Windermere Science FestivalSTEAM fun for all ages.Windermere Jetty Museum10:00 am - 5:00 pm (12)(GMT+00:00) Event TypeDemonstrations,Events,Family Friendly,Festival,Talk,Workshop

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Enjoy a STEAM-filled weekend brimming with insightful talks, engaging workshops, and events for everyone!

Get involved in conversations with Award winning material scientist Anna Ploszajski, The Institute of Physics, The Royal Society of Chemistry, plus scientists from the University of Manchester who will share their Nobel Prizewinning discovery of Graphene.

Embark on a canoe safari with ecologist Dr Ellie Mackay and discover how to steam bend wood with internationally renowned artist Charlie Whinney.

For Dr Who fans, a Dalek will be on site keeping the humans in check and The Science Viking will be on-hand to explain forces using an array of weaponry. Festival favourite Professor Pumpernickel will return with bangs, bunsen burners and bamboozlement!

Have a go at creating bee bombs, kaleidoscopes and hovercrafts. As well as your own row boat, which you can take on Windermere for the festival’s famous Big Float!

Prebook your canoe safari tickets here.


11 May 2024 10:00 am - 12 May 2024 5:00 pm(GMT+00:00)


Windermere Jetty Museum

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