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Our range of free weekend workshops with our 2021 researchers are now fully booked.

We are currently operating a waiting list so please click on the links below to register your place and you will be notified if a ticket becomes available.





Family workshops - suitable for 7+

Saturday 10 July Sunday 11 July
Working with dinosaurs (sold out)
10am - 11am
Make your own bee hotel (sold out)
10am - 11am
Flowing words (sold out)
1pm - 2pm
Exploring the Universe’s rainbow and beyond (sold out)
1pm - 2pm
Minecrafting a sustainable future (sold out) 
2pm - 3pm
Carbon in your garden (sold out)
2pm - 2.45pm
Cardboard tumours (sold out)
3pm - 4pm
Mars detectives (sold out)
2pm - 3pm
Create your own universe (sold out)
4pm - 4.45pm
Build your own metal detector (sold out)
3pm - 4.30pm
Why are humans smelly? (sold out)
3pm - 3.45pm
How do birds fly? (sold out)
4pm - 4.45pm

Adult workshops - suitable for 14+

Saturday 10 July Sunday 11 July
Breaking into tumours (sold out)
10am - 11am
How can nature inspire engineering? (sold out) 
10am - 10.45am
Create your own universe (sold out)
1pm - 1.45pm
Stitch ‘n’ stem (sold out)
4pm - 5pm
Impacts, volcanoes and mass-extinction (sold out)
2pm - 3pm
Help us breathe fresh air again: the virtual escape room (sold out) 
3pm - 4pm

Attending these workshops online:

  • These events are free to join
  • Registration is required, book using the Eventbrite links provided
  • The event will be run on Zoom 
  • Zoom details will be sent out at least 24 hours in advance
  • Tickets for the workshops are extremely limited. If you can no longer attend, please cancel your booking so we can offer the place to the waiting list
  • If you have any accessibility requirements, please get in touch with us at least a week before the event
  • Part of Summer Science 2021 
  • Share on social media using #SummerScience
  • For all enquiries contact

These are free events hosted by the Royal Society and do not require credit card or bank details. Please ensure that you only follow official Royal Society links (

Numbers for the workshops are limited, therefore in order to ensure as many as possible can take part in these interactions with the researchers, please only book one workshop. 

For family workshops, parental supervision is required for those attending with younger participants. 


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