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Festival, Sat 21 - Sun 29 Oct 2017, £18

Norwich Science Festival

Norwich Science Festival

Address

Millennium Plain,
Bethel Street,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR2 1TF

Details

Enjoy nine days of inspirational exhibitions, sensational shows and an abundance of hands-on science and engineering activities for all ages and all levels of knowledge.

Plus, there’s a dedicated Learning Programme too – activities, talks and workshops run 16-20 October, for schools, colleges, home-educated learners and youth groups.

Norwich Science Festival is a celebration of the ground-breaking scientific research associated with the city, and is a partnership initiative involving many organisations from across the region, coordinated by The Forum, with headline sponsorship from Anglian Water.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 21 - Sun 29 Oct 2017

Prices

Lots of free hands-on science activities, shows and exhibitions, plus paid talks.

Also at this Venue

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 6 - Sat 7 Oct UNIK Makers Fair
Sat 21 - Sun 29 Oct Norwich Science Festival

Location

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Map reference: TG 228084  Lat: 52.62778 Long: 1.29099

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas steps and no ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit
  • YesAutomatic door at the main entrance

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children