Explorathon Glasgow

Explorathon... join us for an extravaganza of discovery, entertainment and wonder as we celebrate all things smart!

Explorathon Glasgow

About Explorathon Glasgow

27th Sep 2019 to 28th Sep 2019
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Riverside Museum
100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow West End G3 8RS
This is a free event
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Welcome to Explorathon 2019! We’re back On Friday 27th and Saturday the 28th of September with another packed programme of free events to feed your curiosity.

The Explorathon Extravaganza returns in it’s biggest home yet! Come to the Riverside Museum on Friday the 27th to find it filled with activities, demonstrations, exhibits and more.

Tickets available to book soon! Stay tuned for the full Explorathon programme, launching soon.

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While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Explorathon Glasgow are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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