SCI-FUN: The Scottish Science and Technology Roadshow

Our visit programme 2014/15

Our school and community events are listed below. Click on the community events to find out more about their timings and other details.

If you are interested in organising a SCI-FUN visit, please email us.

School visits

12-13 November

Liberton High School


9-10 December

Newbattle Community High School


20-21 January

Tynecastle High School


5-6 February

Holy Rood RC High School


10-11 February

Wester Hailes Education Centre


25-26 February

Musselburgh Grammar School

East Lothian

25-26 March

Inveralmond Community High School

West Lothian

Community events

16 August

Elements Science Event - Campbeltown (Victoria Hall)

Argyll and Bute

30 August

Elements Science Event - Ayr (Town Hall)

South Ayrshire

14 September

Elements Science Event - Rothesay, Bute (Pavilion)

Argyll and Bute

15 October

Midlothian Science Festival - Dalkeith (Dalkeith Library)


17 October

Elements Science Event - Greenock (Town Hall)


16 November

Elements Science Event - Helensburgh (Victoria Halls)

Argyll and Bute

28 February

Strathearn Festival of Science (Strathearn Community Campus)

Perth and Kinross

7-8 March

Dunbar SciFest (Bleachingfield Centre)

East Lothian


Including the Early Birds event for those with Autism Spectrum Condition. See the Visual Story here.


14 March

Ayrshire Science and Engineering Festival (Prestwick Community Centre)

South Ayrshire

4-8 April

Edinburgh International Science Festival (National Museum of Scotland, level 1: Hawthornden Court)


30 May

Borders Science Festival (Mac Arts Centre, Galashiels)

Scottish Borders

Boy attempts Inverse Hnadwriting with parents watching on
All pupils and seniors attempt a large Human Circuit
A girl investigates how electricity is generated with a smaller girl looking on
A gentleman attempts to build a molecule model whilst a little girl watches
Girl screams on Spinning Chair exhibit following directions of SCI-FUN Assistant with family (happily) looking on

SCI-FUN is taking a break over the summer and will be back in 2015/16 with a new schedule!