Currently closed until 10 February 2018.
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‘Really enjoyable afternoon, lovely atmosphere.’
Kath, visitor to Maxwell Centre Open Day on 9 April
‘The whole event was a great example of art and science coming together to inspire and create something unique.’
Catherine, visitor to Maxwell Centre Open Day on 9 April
Drop in between 11am-4pm to explore the new Maxwell building and art exhibition Into Boundless Space I Leap. Activities on the day include:
– Architecture, Lab, Cavendish Museum and exhibition tours
– Camera Obscura and Light Graffiti family workshops
– Bite size talks on DNA origami, Nanotechnology, Superconductivity and much more
– Jenga and Build a Crane activities
– Science and 3D printing demonstrations
Read the full programme here
The Maxwell Centre is a ten minute cycle ride or a 30 minute walk from the city centre and is on the Citi 4 bus route, the bus stops on JJ Thomson Avenue.
We recommend the blue route if you are walking or cycling:
Free parking is available in Car Park 8 at the end of Charles Babbage Road. Parking is also available at Madingley Road Park and Ride, which is a ten minute walk away.
Free, booking essential, refreshments available all day
Maxwell Centre, JJ Thomson Avenue (off Madingley Road), Cambridge, CB3 0FD