Explorathon Glasgow

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Explorathon Glasgow

About Explorathon Glasgow

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.

Other Events at Riverside Museum or Explorathon Glasgow

James Bond Aston Martin DB5 on display at Riverside

James Bond Aston Martin DB5 on display at Riverside

1st November 2019 - 25th November 2019
A replica of James Bond's stunning Aston Martin DB5 is on display at Riverside Museum until November 25th!
I Spy With My Little Eye

I Spy With My Little Eye

23rd November 2019 - 24th November 2019
Do you have what it takes to become a secret agent? Come down to Riverside Museum and take part in our spytacular missions to find out!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

23rd November 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

24th November 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

30th November 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!
Mini Cars

Mini Cars

30th November 2019 - 1st December 2019
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, come along on Saturday 30th November or Sunday 1st December and make your own mini car!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

1st December 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!
Riverside Christmas Festival

Riverside Christmas Festival

7th December 2019 - 8th December 2019
Welcome in the festive season at the annual Riverside Christmas Festival being held on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th December!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

7th December 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

8th December 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

14th December 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

15th December 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

21st December 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

22nd December 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!
Santa’s Magical Express

Santa’s Magical Express

23rd December 2019
Enjoy a full day out with the family with a train ride, show with Santa & his elves, Christmas street with food stalls, funfair and much more!

Days Out Events you might like...

Scottish Open Badminton Grand Prix
Scottish Open Badminton Grand Prix
21st Nov 2019 - 24th Nov 2019
Emirates Arena, Glasgow East End
See the world's best badminton players in action when the Scottish Open Gran Prix returns to the Emirates Arena, Glasgow between the 21st and 24th November!
Look-A-Like Glasgow Tribute Festival
Look-A-Like Glasgow Tribute Festival
23rd November 2019
SWG3 Studio Warehouse Glasgow, Glasgow West End
Look-A-Like are bringing the UK's finest tribute bands to Glasgow for a huge indoor day festival to celebrate a whole era of music and culture!
Helensburgh Christmas Lights Switch On
Helensburgh Christmas Lights Switch On
23rd November 2019
NA, Helensburgh
The festive celebrations will begin in Helensburgh with the annual Christmas Lights Switch On, being held on Saturday 23rd November!
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Exhibitions Events you might like...

Country Living Christmas Fair
Country Living Christmas Fair
21st Nov 2019 - 24th Nov 2019
SEC Centre, Glasgow City Centre
Get in the festive spirit when the Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair returns to the SEC Glasgow between the 21st and 24th November 2019!
The Art of Scottish Glass: 40 Years of the Scottish Glass Society
The Art of Scottish Glass: 40 Years of the Scottish Glass Society
21st Nov 2019 - 22nd Dec 2019
The Lighthouse, Glasgow City Centre
The Scottish Glass Society brings their exhibition, The Art of Scottish Glass, to The Lighthouse as part of their 40th anniversary celebrations!
Christmas Show!
Christmas Show!
22nd Nov 2019 - 21st Dec 2019
Project Ability, Glasgow City Centre
Project Ability's Christmas Show is their largest fundraising event and a wonderful opportunity to shop unique gifts and original artworks just before Christmas!
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Family and Kids Events you might like...

Creation Station
Creation Station
18th November 2019
Platform Glasgow, Glasgow East End
Creation Station is a weekly drama workshop for 8-11 year olds who are interested in performance, fun and creativity!
Bounce and Rhyme
Bounce and Rhyme
18th November 2019
NA, Various Locations Glasgow
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children Two or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!
Toddlers Tales
Toddlers Tales
18th November 2019
NA, Various Locations Glasgow
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly across several Glasgow Libraries!
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Film Events you might like...

Episode 10: A Means Without End
Episode 10: A Means Without End
20th Nov 2019 - 24th Nov 2019
Tramway, Glasgow South Side
Complex ways of understanding our complex times. Maths & Poetics. Gesture & Physics. Struggle & Desire.
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films
23rd November 2019
Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow City Centre
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films
30th November 2019
Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow City Centre
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
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Talks and Lectures Events you might like...

How To Become A Comic Book Legend with Nigel Parkinson (Beano), Gary Erskine (Marvel & DC) and Tom Foster
How To Become A Comic Book Legend with Nigel Parkinson (Beano), Gary Erskine (Marvel & DC) and Tom Foster
18th November 2019
The Princes Trust Wolfson Centre, Glasgow South Side
Get practical tips and advice to get into the comic book industry from Nigel Parkinson (Beano), Gary Erskine (Marvel & DC) and Tom Foster at this special event for Book Week Scotland!
Adoption Information Evening
Adoption Information Evening
18th November 2019
Glasgow Youth Hostel, Glasgow West End
The team at Scottish Adoption are hosting an Information Evening on November 18th where adopters and our teen adoption ambassadors will share their experiences of adoption with you!
Meet Our Experts On Varicose Veins
Meet Our Experts On Varicose Veins
19th November 2019
Nuffield Health Glasgow Central Fitness & Wellbeing Gym, Glasgow City Centre
Nuffield Health invite anyone who suffers from varicose veins to come along to their information event where they'll receive expert advice on how to manage pain and option for treatment.
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Youth Events you might like...

How To Become A Comic Book Legend with Nigel Parkinson (Beano), Gary Erskine (Marvel & DC) and Tom Foster
How To Become A Comic Book Legend with Nigel Parkinson (Beano), Gary Erskine (Marvel & DC) and Tom Foster
18th November 2019
The Princes Trust Wolfson Centre, Glasgow South Side
Get practical tips and advice to get into the comic book industry from Nigel Parkinson (Beano), Gary Erskine (Marvel & DC) and Tom Foster at this special event for Book Week Scotland!
Nu Gen
Nu Gen
19th November 2019
Platform Glasgow, Glasgow East End
Platform Glasgow's weekly arts group challenges teenagers to make artwork that represents their interests, exploring identity and what it’s like to be a teenager in 2019!
Get Future Ready at Glasgow Clyde College Open Day
Get Future Ready at Glasgow Clyde College Open Day
20th November 2019
Glasgow Clyde College Cardonald Campus, Glasgow South Side
If you are leaving school this winter, looking for a career change or simply want to develop your skills in a new field Glasgow Clyde College's Open Day will help you plan your next move!
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