Science for Schools 2020

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Science for Schools 2020

It is with sadness and regret that the 2020 Cheltenham Science Festival has been cancelled, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To find out more, read our statement.

The Science for Schools programme at Cheltenham Science Festival encourages children and young people to explore and question the world around them through spectacular science shows, hands-on workshops and interactive zones.

Take a look inside our brochures for primary and secondary schools below, and start planning now!

Download Primary School Programme

Download Secondary School Programme

The booking forms will be live
from 8am on Tuesday 4 February

Science for Schools – Primary booking

Science for Schools – Secondary booking

Click here for information on arriving, parking, advice for preparing a risk assessment and more.

Click here for the Home Educator programme.

What do teachers say about Science for Schools at the Festival?

“Brilliant way to inspire students to be the scientists of the future!”

“Well organised, energetic and enthusiastic staff, and loads to do and learn!”

If you would like to be added to the Science for Schools mailing list, please email with your name and full school address to ensure you do not miss out.

Our Science for Schools programme is supported by