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External engagement

Every year we put on a range of events for the public. Examples of activities include the annual science festival, shows, experiments, exhibitions and planetarium shows.

A child is doing a science experiment with a laptop and cords. Photo.

Science Festival on Lund Culture Night, 2 October 2021

This year's edition of the Science Festival offers lots of activities for both adults and children. Some activities are held on the university campus, while others are held digitally.


The full programme is available on the Culture Night website.

Full programme on the Culture Night website

Activities at the Vattenhallen Science Centre

The Vattenhallen Science Centre organises events such as shows, experiments, and exhibitions intended for both children and adults.

Activities at the Vattenhallen Science Centre –

Planetarium shows

Visit the planetarium and find out more about a world full of stars, planets, galaxies, and comets.

Planetarium shows –

Public stargazing

Are you curious about what the stars look like through a telescope? Every now and then, our astronomers invite the public to stargazing sessions.

Public stargazing –