• Ben Garrod

    Science star from Norfolk is new festival patron

    Dr Ben Garrod, the evolutionary biologist and great ape conservationist who hails from Norfolk, has been announced as a new patron of Norwich Science Festival.

  • Explore our future world - 2018 dates announced

    We'll be exploring our future world this year at Norwich Science Festival, plus look out for Bakineering in Space, The Utterly Revolting Science Show, and wildlife cameraman Doug Allan.

  • NSF

    What a festival!

    We've had a blast at Norwich Science Festival 2017! See some of the highlights in our recap video and image gallery.

  • Get Involved

    Get in touch if you would like to be involved as a partner, sponsor, supporter, contributor or volunteer for the 2018 Festival.

  • Mark Thompson

    We're delighted to have had Mark Thompson, the Norfolk astronomer, broadcaster and author, as Festival Patron for 2017.

Norwich Science Festival


Norwich Science Festival is back in October half-term – make sure you pop in your diaries 19-27 October 2018.

The brochure will be out, and events live, on Tuesday 21 August!

We will be back with nine days of inspirational exhibitions, sensational shows and an abundance of hands-on science and engineering activities for all ages and all levels of knowledge.

Find out what we’ve got lined up for 2018 so far!

Norwich Science Festival is coordinated by The Forum, Norwich, and a partnership of organisations and institutions including Norwich Research Park and the University of East Anglia. Read more about Norwich Science Festival.

To get a taster of what could be in store, take a look at our #NorwichSciFest 2017 video below, or read more about Norwich Science Festival 2017


What's On

NSF headline shows and events at Norwich Playhouse are now on sale! Check back 21 August for the full line-up!