Faculty of Science

Wonder - a community event to amaze and inspire curious minds

University Park
Saturday 15th June 2019 (11:00-16:30)

The University of Nottingham is throwing open its doors to curious minds for a day of hands-on fun on Saturday 15 June from 11am - 4.30pm.

Wonder will see University Park transformed into a land of discovery and adventure with a packed schedule of free activities for all ages.

Visitors will have the chance to have a go at experiments, activities, workshops, games, trails and puzzles with our friendly staff and students.

  • See a real cloud created indoors using liquid nitrogen
  • Test your skills with LED light sabre training
  • Hunt for elements in our Periodic Table treasure trail
  • Meet space-travelling worms and find out how they used oxygen to stay alive
  • Hear how helium and iodine helped the allies win WWI
  • Solve puzzles and turn your knowledge into gold
  • Become a scientist and see your own DNA
  • Build a volcano and your own lava flow using augmented reality
  • Create a giant art installation with gold, silver and copper threads

For full event details visit nottingham.ac.uk/wonder

Faculty of Science

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD