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Science Family Festival Information

Lancashire Science Festival Family Day

Saturday 29 June

9.00am – 5.00pm

University of Central Lancashire, Preston

Free admission


Register for your free festival pass at


Just a little of what we have in store for you!


UCLan Physical Sciences and Computing Zone


Come and see mathematics, physics and astronomy in action. Try our exciting demonstrations of space-time, magnetic levitation and chaos theory!


Zoolab Animal Encounters

Get up close with exotic animals as we find out all about where and how animals have inspired and influenced scientists and engineers to make new materials and technology.


Thrills, Theme Parks and Maths in 3D

We all love a thrill and most of us go to theme parks to get them. You will experience some of the best thrills and rides on the planet as Dr Kevin Bowman explains some of the maths that makes these possible.


From Plate to Poo

Not into mushrooms? Sick of sprouts? Always finding sweetcorn when you haven’t eaten any? Come on a journey from your plate to your poo.


Science Showfloors

Enter one of our Science Showfloors packed with exciting interactive activities covering the full spectrum of science, technology, engineering, maths, health and much more.


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