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This event is part of the Royal Society's Summer Science Exhibition 2022

Join the Animal Motion and Sensing (AniMAS) Lab from Manchester Metropolitan University, to explore touch sensing in animals, humans and robots. You will also be able to try out tactile matching games, dress up and build your own whisker masks!

Drop-in activity – these activities run continuously and you can drop in at any time. Please note if the venue is at capacity you may have to wait.

Attending the event

  • Free to attend
  • No registration required
  • Suitable for ages 7+
  • Travel and accessibility information - contact us directly to arrange any specific accessibility requirements
  • Food and drink will be available for purchase at our onsite café

For all enquiries, please email