Plan your visit

Booking tickets

Many events are bookable and have limited capacity, so early booking is advised to avoid disappointment. There are different ticket agents operating booking for different events. This information can be found on each event.

Concession tickets: These are available, where specified, for events sold via norwichsciencefestival.co.uk (via our ticketing partner Line-Up), for: children under the age of 16, adults aged 60 or over, students in full-time education, Go4Less card holders, those on Income Support, registered disabled and registered carers. Please bring proof of eligibility to the event. For tickets sold by other venues, e.g. Norwich Playhouse, please see their website for terms and conditions.

Many exhibitions, events and activities at the Norwich Science Festival are FREE. The Forum and our partners have kept prices, to the paid-for events, as low as possible. Ticket income is used to cover the costs of bringing high profile shows and speakers to Norwich and to pay for other Festival events, which are free and open to all.

A Guide to Preparing for Your Visit

We want to make the Norwich Science Festival the best experience for everyone. We have prepared a video and guide, for people with autism and Aspergers. We will also have copies of the guide available during the Festival at the information desk. We hope that you will find the guide and video useful, and that you enjoy your visit!

Download the NSF Preparing for Your Visit PDF (web version)
Download the NSF Preparing for Your Visit PDF (printable version)

2018 Venues

Norwich Science Festival events will take place at The Forum, in central Norwich, and in venues across the city. Click on each venue name to visit their website for further information.

 

The Forum

Millennium Plain, Norwich, NR2 1TF
01603 727 950

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Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form

The Old Fire Station, 30 Bethel Street, Norwich, NR2 1NR
01603 280 940

  

 

Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library

The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, NR2 1AW
01603 774 774

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Norwich Playhouse

42-58 St. George’s Street, Norwich, NR3 1AB
01603 598 598

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Norwich Cathedral

The Close, Norwich, NR1 4DH
01603 218300

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University Technical College Norfolk (UTCN)

Old Hall Road, Norwich, NR4 6FF
01603 580280

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OPEN Norwich

20 Bank Plain, Norwich, NR2 4SF
01603 763111

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Cinema City

St Andrew’s Street, Norwich, NR2 4AD
0871 902 5724 (calls cost 13p per minute plus your telephone company’s access charge)

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No. 8 Thorpe Road – The Business Rooms

No. 8 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1RY
01603 473 732

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Norwich Arts Centre

51 St. Benedict’s Street, Norwich, NR2 4PG
01603 660 352

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Norwich School – Blake Studio and Refectory

The Close, Norwich, NR1 4DD
01603 728430

 

Julian Study Centre, University of East Anglia

University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, NR4 7TJ

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The Enterprise Centre, UEA

University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, NR4 7TJ
01603 591366

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112-114 Magdalen Street, Norwich, NR3 1JD
01603 727727

 

Norfolk Record Office

The Archive Centre, Martineau Lane, Norwich, NR1 2DQ
01603 222599

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5 Anson Road, Norwich, NR6 6ED
0208 334 4792
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The Kinesis Centre

Carrow Road Football Stadium, Norwich NR1 1JE
01603 307715
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Museum of Norwich at The Bridewell

Bridewell Alley, Norwich, NR2 1AQ

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Octagon Chapel

Colegate, Norwich, NR3 1BN
01603 666636

 

100 Castle Mall, Norwich, NR1 3DD
01603 766430

 

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Hethel Engineering Centre

Chapman Way, Hethel, Norwich, NR14 8FB
01953 859100

 

St Stephen’s Church

Rampant Horse Street, Norwich, NR2 1QP
01603 617697

 

Anteros Arts Foundation

11 – 15 Fye Bridge Street, Norwich NR3 1LJ
01603 766 129

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

115-123 King Street, Norwich, NR1 1QE
01603 877177

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John Innes Centre

Colney Lane, Colney, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7UH
01603 450000

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Chapelfield Gardens

Coburg St, Norwich NR1 3BF

 

Hay Hill

Norwich, NR2 1QQ

 

 

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Public Transport

The following links may be useful when planning your journey to Norwich by public transport.

First Buses | National Express | National Rail Enquiries | Greater Anglia | Norwich Park & Ride

 

Parking

The following links may be useful when planning your journey by car.

Norwich City Council Parking Planner | Norwich Car Park spaces availability checker | The Forum Car Park

 

Cycling

The following links may be useful when planning to cycle. There are secure cycle parking facilities at The Forum including Streetpods.

Norwich Cycle Map

 

 

Contact us

Call 01603 727950 or email science@theforumnorwich.co.uk