Glasgow Science Festival

Glasgow Science Festival is back with a fresh batch of science-fuelled fun for adults and weans alike. Explore the world through talks, walks, art, film, experiments and even yoga!

Glasgow Science Festival

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Glasgow Science Festival returns with a fantastic array of events for all ages. Explore the science and engineering that’s shaping life on Earth through talks, art, film, experiments, family days and more!

From 2nd - 12th June we're delighted to present a fresh programme of innovative events to spark your curiosity and trigger the imagination. Explore the science and engineering that’s shaping life on Earth through talks, art, film, experiments, family days and more!

We strongly believe that science is for everyone, from the weans to yer granny. So, don a metaphorical lab coat for the day and join us for Glasgow’s biggest celebration of world-leading research.

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Upcoming Events at Glasgow Science Festival

Images of Research 2022: Adapting To Advance

Images of Research 2022: Adapting To Advance

2nd June 2022 - 12th June 2022

Discover how the University of Strathclyde's research is addressing today's global challenges, through an exhibition of stunning images as part of Glasgow Science Festival!
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Glasgow’s Making Waves Exhibition

Glasgow’s Making Waves Exhibition

2nd June 2022 - 30th June 2022

Posters created by pupils from local primary schools Alexandra Park & Golfhill will be displayed in Dennistoun Library for Glasgow Science Festival's Glasgow's Making Waves Exhibition.
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Maths Inside

Maths Inside

2nd June 2022 - 30th June 2022

Nourish a love of maths by joining Glasgow Science Festival on a journey of discovery with their exhibition Maths Inside.
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Glasgow Science Festival at the Riverside Museum

Glasgow Science Festival at the Riverside Museum

2nd June 2022 - 12th June 2022

Join research teams from six universities at Riverside Museum for 11 days of free activities as part of this year's Glasgow Science Festival!
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Devouring Technology - Betty The Basking Shark

Devouring Technology - Betty The Basking Shark

2nd June 2022 - 12th June 2022

Come visit Betty the e-waste shark at St Enoch's shopping centre and witness the colossal scale of the electronic waste problem in Scotland.
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What Makes Viruses Tick?

What Makes Viruses Tick?

4th June 2022 - 5th June 2022

Find out more about ticks and the diseases they carry by exploring and finding the answers to Glasgow Science Festival's scavenger hunt at Mugdock Country Park.
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Glasgow Science Festival at The Big Feed

Glasgow Science Festival at The Big Feed

4th June 2022 - 5th June 2022

Glasgow Science Festival is coming to the Big Feed this June... enjoy a free side of science alongside your delicious dinner!
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Motion Waves: Land, Sea & Air

Motion Waves: Land, Sea & Air

4th June 2022

Join Glasgow Science Festival in the Hunterian Museum to explore the many waves made by the natural world and the creatures within it's varied environments.
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Brownfield Biodiversity Conference & Excursions

Brownfield Biodiversity Conference & Excursions

4th June 2022 - 5th June 2022
Various Locations Glasgow

The Glasgow Natural History Society and the University of Glasgow invite you to join them for an exploration around how wildlife is finding a home within our cities brownfield sites.
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Germs Galore At The Unit

Germs Galore At The Unit

6th June 2022

Take a tour through Glasgow Science Festival's rogue's gallery of larger-than-life parasites, learning about the diseases they cause and how our immune system tries to fight them off.
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Sound Thought

Sound Thought

7th June 2022 - 12th June 2022

Sound Thought will presented curated soundwalks around the West End of Glasgow, exploring notions of acoustic ecology and the impact of humans and noise pollution on our local environments.
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Glasgow Science Festival at the Botanics

Glasgow Science Festival at the Botanics

7th June 2022 - 12th June 2022

Glasgow Science Festival is taking over the Kibble Palace with loads of free activities suitable for all ages!
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A Tea, A Talk & A Tunnock’s: The Digital Wave At The Govan Stones

A Tea, A Talk & A Tunnock’s: The Digital Wave At The Govan Stones

8th June 2022

Dr Megan Kasten reveals Strathclyde's early medieval interlace at this special event at The Govan Stones as part of Glasgow Science Festival 2022!
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Glasgow Science Festival at St. Enoch Centre

Glasgow Science Festival at St. Enoch Centre

9th June 2022 - 12th June 2022

The Glasgow Science Festival team will be setting up stall in the St Enoch Centre (beside Boots) from the 9th to 12th June!
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Particle/Wave at Glasgow Science Centre

Particle/Wave at Glasgow Science Centre

10th June 2022

Particle/Wave by Alicia Sometimes, is an immersive fulldome film that weaves music, poetry, arts, and science to tell the story of gravitational waves from prediction to detection.
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Science on the Streets - City Centre Tour

Science on the Streets - City Centre Tour

11th June 2022

This free walking tour as part of Glasgow Science Festival 2022 will explore the history of science and technology in Glasgow!
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Science on the Streets - Cathedral and Necropolis Tour

Science on the Streets - Cathedral and Necropolis Tour

11th June 2022

Discover the revolutionary advancements in science and medicine on this walking tour as part of Glasgow Science Festival 2022!
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Glasgow Science Festival at Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum

Glasgow Science Festival at Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum

11th June 2022 - 12th June 2022

Glasgow Science Festival will be popping up at Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum on the 11th and 12th June with activities linked to the collections and their theme for 2022, Glasgow's Making Waves!
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The Mackintosh Festival

The Mackintosh Festival

, Various Locations Glasgow

The Mackintosh Festival invites you to celebrate the life of Charles Rennie Mackintosh through a series of events!
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Merchant City Festival

Merchant City Festival

220 High Street, Glasgow City Centre G4 OQW

The Merchant City Festival is an extravaganza of street theatre, music, dance, circus, visual arts, comedy & literature in Glasgow's City Centre!
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Mayfesto

Mayfesto

Tron Theatre Trongate, Glasgow City Centre G1 5HB

The Tron Theatre's annual mini-festival Mayfesto celebrates powerful new writing that is both provocative and engrossing!
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Glasgow Film Festival

Glasgow Film Festival

Glasgow Film Theatre Rose Street, Glasgow City Centre G3 6RB

One of the friendliest film festivals on the planet with a wide-ranging programme that celebrates every corner of world cinema and provides a fantastic showcase for the best of Scottish film!
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Byres Road Book Festival

Byres Road Book Festival

Byres Road Book Festival Byres Road, Glasgow West End

The West End celebrates it's love of literature and all things creative with the four day Byres Road Book Festival!
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Take Me Somewhere

Take Me Somewhere

Take Me Somewhere , Various Locations Glasgow

Take Me Somewhere is Glasgow's festival of contemporary international performance, building on the legacy of the Arches arts venue following its closure in 2015.
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Mackintosh 150

Mackintosh 150

Mackintosh 150 , Various Locations Glasgow

Mackintosh 150 will celebrate the incredible legacy and creative genius of Glasgow's Charles Rennie Mackintosh in 2018, marking the 150th anniversary of his birth!
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St Mungo Festival

St Mungo Festival

St Mungo Festival , Various Locations Glasgow

St Mungo, patron saint of Glasgow, is celebrated during the city's official St Mungo Festival held annually in January!
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Glasgow International

Glasgow International

Trongate 103 , Glasgow City Centre G1 5HD

For three weeks Glasgow International showcases the best of local & international visual art in venues across the City!
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Glasgow Wildfest

Glasgow Wildfest

, Various Locations Glasgow

Now in its fourth year, Glasgow Wildfest, is a whole month of events celebrating Glasgow’s greenspaces!
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