The Big Bang Fair 2013, London, ExCeL, 14 - 17 March
Booking is now open for The Big Bang Fair, the largest celebration of science and engineering for young people in the UK. Designed to inspire your students and to make the link between the classroom and great careers, it allows them to meet some of the country’s leading scientists and engineers and to see explosive theatre shows and interactive exhibits.
***Places still available for today, Sunday 17th March.***
You can still book places for Sunday 17th March.
Lots to see, do and learn
We aim to engage and inspire young people through interactive and engaging activities, workshops and shows. You can see a list of some of this year’s activities, workshops and theatre shows here, but make sure to check back as we’re adding to this page all the time.
An award-winning event
We’re very happy to say that we have just won the Best Live Event and Best Experiential Campaign in the Charity and Social Enterprise category of the IVCA Clarion Awards 2012. The judges described it as "a great event which clearly inspires young people".
…and teachers really like us too
“It's bringing science alive for them. They're all excited and wanting to go on to the next thing which is absolutely brilliant'' commented Jenny Roberts, a teacher from Salford Priors Primary School. Julian Eyre, Head of Physics at Godolphin School, Southampton, said: ''It's very important that they can see the whole range of engineering and what engineering really means.”
When are we open?
The Big Bang Fair 2013 will run from Thursday 14th March to Sunday 17th March 2013. Showfloor opening times are 09:30 - 16:30 on the 14th and15th and 09:30 - 17:30 on the 16th and 17th. Make sure to book your places now, to make sure you’re not disappointed.
If you have any more queries, you can see our Frequently Asked Questions list here. If you’re ready to book, you can go directly to our Ticket Office here. Here's looking forward to March!
The Big Bang Fair 2012
You can see some of the highlights of 2012's event below.