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Happening this Spring at Curiosum

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!

Dome Shows

Join us on breathtaking cinematic adventures into space and other worlds in our dome theater. See The spring film programme

Workshops and Experiments

Super Soap Bubbles (Until April 2)
How big super soap bubbles can you make? Test in this chemistry lab!

Eggsperiment (April 11-April 23)
Discover the density of an egg by experimenting with different colorful salt solutions. Discover how much salt it takes to make an egg float!

Fish out DNA from Strawberries (April 29-May 14)
DNA contains the instructions to make YOU! But have you ever held DNA in your hand? Research how to extract DNA from a strawberry.

4D-Frame Lab (April 29-May 14)
Create amazing 3D constructions with 4DFrame. Anything is possible if you use your imagination. Control a Mechatronics 4DFrame robot and challenge your friend in robot soccer.

Leaf Chromatography (May 18-28)
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 6)
Take a really close look at pollen using a paper microscopei.

Activities in Our Open Environments

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.

And more ...

Curiosum is for curious people of all ages. Children who want to be alone at Curiosum, without an accompanying adult, should be at least 10 years.

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Latest update: 2023-03-21