LifeLab events in Ely

LifeLab is coming to Ely for the first time in 2019. We’ll be popping up within and next door to the Cathedral to bring you a science spectacular for all the family! Join us for hands-on activities, a science-themed Escape Room and bite-sized talks. There are activities and events to appeal to all tastes and ages – and plenty of opportunities to share your opinions and ideas as you meet the people making exciting discoveries happen.

Explore our Ely events below: simply click ’read more’ for details of each event. There are fantastic LifeLab events happening in Peterborough and Cambridge so be sure to check them out too!

LifeLab event - Cathedral Lab (Ely)

Friday 27 September | 6.30pm – 9.30pm | Exhibition, drop-in, hands-on, talks, for adults, for kids | All ages | Free

We’re bringing Ely Cathedral to life with a whole host of science fun for all the family! We’ll have something for everyone with hands-on activities and bite-size talks. See if you can beat our Cell Escape Room and find out how long you need to pedal to burn off the calories from a sugar cube. Explore Stories from Science to discover the personalities, work, passions and quirks of the people behind the science.

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LifeLab event - Science at the Cathedral (Ely)

Saturday 28 September | 10am – 4.30pm | Exhibition, drop-in, hands-on, for adults, for kids | All ages | Free

Join us in the LifeLab marquee for an extravaganza of hands-on science fun and thought-provoking displays. Explore the microscopic world around us from tiny machines to mysterious creatures. Programme a robot and have a go at getting DNA from strawberries. Discover the wonderful world of proteins through artworks created by local young people.

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