A weekend festival celebrating science and the arts
The Great Exhibition Road Festival is a weekend-long celebration of curiosity, discovery and exploration in South Kensington. The Festival is a collaboration between 20 cultural institutions including Imperial College London, the Natural History Museum, the Science Museum, the V&A and the Royal Albert Hall.
For 2020, enjoy the Festival at home with a new online events series for all ages throughout the year, leading up to the 2021 Festival weekend.
The Festival brings together science and the arts in a unique programme of creative workshops, talks, exhibitions and performances - all in the spirit of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert’s vision for the Great Exhibition, 200 years on from when they were born.
Attracting over 60,000 visitors for its debut in 2019, the Great Road Exhibition Festival provides an amazing platform for with collaborations between scientists, artists and other creative partners and means that Imperial staff and student can engage new communities and audiences.
The Great Exhibition Road Festival is supported by Huawei, Lead Technology Sponsor