EXPLORATHON in the City Centre

10:00-17:00 |Pedestrian area, St Nicholas St, AB10 1HE  and Bon Accord Shopping Centre, AB25 1HZ 

Admission FREE, no booking required (drop-in)

Suitable for all ages


Join us in the marquees on St Nicholas Street, in front of Marks and Spencer, our science buskers will be on the go to entertain shoppers with scintillating science demonstrations. Meet colleagues from the University who will be on hand to share their research projects and find out how Horizon 2020 is helping tackle society’s biggest challenges. Explore 3-D modelling of the body, meet the Health Science Research team, take part in a clinical trial, discover the work of the Marine Lab and learn all about Scotland’s super sharks with Helen Dooley and her team and help us create our very own seascape.

In partnership with Aberdeen City Council