Create your own mini meadow, join a walking tour of the city's industrial heritage, or try your hand at predicting the climate.
Bell Meadow: Back to Nature
Get back in touch with the natural world as we kick off the British Science Festival 2021 in Chelmsford City Centre! Bell Meadow Park will be the go-to location to experience your environment through a fascinating and fun-filled afternoon of activities.
Whether you're keen to try your hand at some ancient Egyptian gardening practices or discover how conservationists 'track and trace' endangered species in the African savannah, we've got you covered. So let's not beat about the bush...find out about these al-fresco events, which you can enjoy whilst sipping a delicious coffee from nearby Acanteen or unwinding in picturesque surroundings.
Marconi Plaza Festival Takeover
Celebrate the last day of the British Science Festival with us at Marconi Plaza.
Situated right next to the Civic Theatre, we're transforming this spot into a hub of activity on Saturday 11 September.
Have your lockdown story drawn live in ink by artist Sophie Herxheimer, try your hand at predicting the climate, get a taste for Neolithic food or bring your partner for a comedic couples counselling session with ?Doctor Love' - plus much more!