Fife Science Festival FAQ

Fife Science Festival - FAQs

What is the Fife Science Festival?

Every year, Dundee Science Centre co-ordinates a programme of events taking place in several venues across Fife. Fife Science Festival is a mobile festival delivering a range of different, fun activities for the whole family to enjoy.


When is the next festival?

The next festival takes place from Wednesday 17 May – Saturday 10 June 2017, travelling to two different areas of Fife. Come along for a range of hands-on events, from career inspiration days, family fun days, and a primary and secondary schools programme.


How can I get a copy of the festival programme?

We deliver our event programmes to local postcodes and also to several local businesses.
You can also download your free copy on our website nearer the time of the festival.


How can I book events?

There is no need to book to take part in any of our public drop-in events.
For any school bookings please download our schools leaflet nearer the time of the festival or get in touch on with the STEM Learning Team on 01382 868609 or .


Do you have any free events?

Yes, all of our public events are free so that anyone can enjoy the Fife Science Festival experience – after all, we want to make science accessible and relevant to people of all ages and backgrounds.


Where does the festival take place?

The venues are still to be confirmed for the 2017 festival. Please see our What’s On page nearer the time of the festival for futher details on the activities taking place during the festival.


How long do the events last?

Please visit What’s On and see specific event pages for details prior to attending.
Allow at least 1 hr for visits to one of our public events.


How accessible are the venues?

We will display details regarding accessibility once confirmed.


How can I get to the venue?

We will display details regarding your journey to festival events once venues are confirmed.

Plan your bus journey using Traveline Scotland.