Bring the whole family and come and experience and discover science and technology in new and exciting ways. Experiment, build, create, play and solve problems. Join us on exciting film adventures in the dome theater!
Leaf Chromatography (May 18-June 11) Did you know that the green color of a spinach leaf hides other color pigments? Separate the colors of a leaf with the help of filter paper!
Explore like a bee! (May 18-June 11) Take a really close look at pollen using a paper microscopei.
Activities in Our Open Environments
Create a bee garden Help us decorate our 'bee garden' wall! Draw the flowers that bees like that are in bloom and add them to the wall. By the end of summer, with your help, the whole wall will bloom with color - and you will know a bit more about what kind of flowers you could have in your own garden to make the bees happy!
Make it Rain in an Augmented Reality Sandbox! Shape sand into a virtual landscape. A computer with a camera detects the topography and simulates rain and a topographic map image over the sandbox.
Build and Construct with your imagination and building blocks in different shapes ! How high can you build? What happens when you put a big block on top of a small?
Stop Motion Create movies using our theme boxes: The crazy experiment?, What's going on in Space? and Talk with the forest animals.
Play Games and Solve Brain Teasers! Take your time to figure out a brain teaser, or challenge someone in a game. We have old classics as well as new challenges.
Program a Bibot Easy programming of a cute robot. Get Bibot to visit different places on a large Umeå map. For all ages.
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Curiosum is for curious people of all ages. Children who want to come to Curiosum on their own, without an accompanying adult, should be at least 10 years old.