What's on

Explore the extraordinary at this year's Great Exhibition Road Festival on 18-19 June 2022! Join us to celebrate trailblazing ideas in science and the arts. Click on the hearts to create your own list of favourites or download a selection of events on the printed programme (PDF)

Family event
Ages 12+

Women in Science Tour

Family event

Urban flyers: tech coding competition

Kids
Family activity

Drag queen story hour

All Ages

Dangoor Plaza bandstand

All Ages

Medical marvels zone

All Ages

Sculptural Heads at Queens Gate

All Ages

Main stage

Family event

Kids on the Climate

All Ages

Kaleidoscopic Minds

Ages 12+

Synch.Live

Family event

Bees and us

For ages 14-18

Virtual reality workshop

All Ages

Climate friendly pop-up kitchen

Family event

Build a bug

All Ages

Discover South Kensington tours

Family event

Hands-on families zone

All Ages

Magnificent molecules zone

Family event

Fruitful science: Extract DNA from a strawberry!

All Ages
Young people

SONDER

All Ages

Future design zone

Adult event

Adult zone

All Ages

Smart machines zone

All Ages

Hado experience

Family event

Future explorers

All Ages

Curiosity zone

Family event

The earthquake space

Family event

Climate change creatures

Family event

Roving with Rosalind

Family event

Music workshop

All Ages

Make your own brain illusions

All Ages

Chemical craft lab: Molecular necklaces

Family event

Families imagination station

All Ages

Earth Photo 2022

Adult event

Taster German language lessons

Ages 5+

Bungee gut

Adult event

People's Research Cafe

Family event

Not so empty space

Ages 12+

Carbon deli

Family event

Trailblazers of the Royal Parks

All Ages

1851der tent

Adult event

Art of corrosion

Family event

Family stage

All Ages

The science and art of paper marbling

Family event

Amazing molecular science show

Ages 12+

Knights of the European Grail App

Family event

Making iron-sulphur clusters

All Ages

Encode DNA sequences

Family event

Carbon cart

Adult event

Seeing things queerly: Unearthing LGBTQ+ stories in the Science Museum Group's collections

Adult event

The future of surgery

Young people

Poster pioneers: Drop-in monoprint workshop

Adult event

The art and science of Beatrix Potter

Adult event

Designing for an ageing society

All Ages

Invisible warrior

All Ages

V&A Residencies Open Studios

Family event
Young people

Test a career

Family event

Chemical kitchen cheesecake cookalong

All Ages

Neurons: A musical journey

Family event

Bubble trouble

Family event

Dino show

Ages 7+

Liquid stone

Adults
Young people

Poster pioneers: Print room visit

All Ages

Drip Maketh the Man poetry sharing

Adult event

Shining a light on queer stories across museums

Adult event

Augmented physicality

Adult event

Artificial intelligence and art

Adult event

Climate change and health: What are the dangers of air pollution?

Adult event

Variations: Trans approaches to literature, film and journalism

Adult event

InHouse records: The music label run from prison

Adult event

The year of glass: Celebrating a wonderous material in science and culture

Adults

Infectious: Pathogens and how we fight them

Family event

Hands-on families zone: Quiet session

All Ages
Family event

Stitching borders

All Ages

Neurodiversity zone

Family event

Hackoustic exhibition

Family event

Build your own musical instrument

All Ages

Star cells dance performance

Adult event

The elevat(her) podcast - Elevating women in medicine

Adult event

Pride of Imperial: Being LGBTQ+ in science and the experience of queer joy

Adult event

Protecting our poles

Adult event

Liquid Stone: What did the Romans do for us?

Adult event

Why we infected healthy people with COVID

Adult event

Breaking binaries: Life of a queer artist-scientist

Adult event

The future of fashion: clothes as canvas

Adult event

Queer collaborations

Adult event

COVID in the community

Adult event

Change comes from all corners

Adult event

The search for ancient life on Mars

Adult event

Written Portraits

Online activity

9 things you can do to protect the natural world

Online activity

9 things you can do about climate change