Summer Scientist Week returns in its 5th year to the University of Lincoln. This year’s event will be from the 27th – 31st July in the Minerva Building on the Brayford Pool Campus.

Bookings will open on the 15th June. Return to this page then to book your children in for some summer science fun!

The event is still completely free and is a great day out for everyone! We look forward to seeing some of our regular summer scientists back and to welcome others for the first time!



If you are trying to get in touch with us during the event, please call us on  07917534549. We don’t monitor email, facebook or twitter during the event. thank you.

We have mailed all event info, campus map, parking info to everyone booked in to the event. Please check your junk mail folders, too – this is where the emails sometimes seem to end up.

The event runs from 4 – 8th August. The morning session starts at 9:30 (finish at 12:30), and we ask that you arrive by 9:20 to make sure you are signed in and ready at the start of the session. The afternoon session runs from 1:30, with arrival by 1:30 please. We finish at 4:30.

We look forward to seeing you there!

We are delighted that to have received so many bookings for the event, but sadly this means that we are now only taking names to add to our waiting list.


Any bookings received before 14:15 on 21st July will be allocated a place.

Information about the event will be sent to all in the week before the event.

Our spaces are filling up quickly, and we have now got limited availbility on Monday am, Tuesday pm, Thursday am and Friday am. Tuesday am and Wednesday pm is now full.

We can add your name to our waiting list, alternatively, there is space in the remaining sessions.

Thanks to those of you so far who have registered for this fabulous event.