Monthly Archives October 2022

We’re back at The Grand Arcade

We are delighted to bring our PopUpScience Centre back to The Grand Arcade, Floor 1, for this October half-term. We will be joining others who will be using The Grand Arcade as a platform to showcase some of the best circular economy initiatives from across Cambridgeshire through a programme of interactive workshops and an exhibition space over the half-term week. Choose from a range of workshops and activities focusing on repairing, recycling and reusing. Why not find out more about ‘Let’s Go Circular! We are open every day from 10.00am to 5.00pm, except Sunday when we open at 11.00am. We
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Anglia Ruskin University Peterborough support Cambridge Science Centre’s Peterborough PopUpScience Roadshow.

Cambridge Science Centre will be bringing science to Queensgate between 13th and 21st August with a PopUpScience roadshow aimed at young people and their families.  Free to attend and open every day, families can explore and discover science through our interactive activities, busking science and hands-on exhibits. Anglia Ruskin University Peterborough have been instrumental in making this event happen.  Rebecca Porter, Head of Development at Cambridge Science Centre said: “We are grateful to those on the ARU Peterborough team for their support with this important event. This support has made it possible for us to bring our unique STEM-based activities
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We celebrate the success of our inspirational summer STEM outreach programme.

Cambridge Science Centre are celebrating the successes of their summer PopUpScience roadshows at the Grand Arcade in Cambridge and Queensgate in Peterborough. Reaching just under 20,000 parents and children, the two events provided hands-on exhibits, STEM-based shows, and activities to encourage families to explore many different aspects of science.  Mandy Curtis, Head of Exhibitions, Cambridge Science Centre said: “We were delighted to partner with both shopping arcades and bring our brand of STEM outreach to these very different spaces. Summer is an ideal time to offer new experiences for children and young people in a less academic setting where they
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