Pop-Up Curiosity Shop of Science and Culture – Sunday

The Cornish Bank, Falmouth

10.00 A.M. – 03.00 P.M.

Join us for a free weekend celebration of science, arts, mayhem, and music right in the centre of Falmouth!

With a Pop-Up Curiosity Shop of Science and Culture, we are bringing bonkers discovery, intriguing ideas, and an array of activities to The Cornish Bank on October 1.

This event is part of FUTURES, a FREE festival of discovery taking place across the South West during the last weekend in September. Join researchers from five of the region’s world-class universities at a host of brilliant events and activities where you can explore the past, create the present and imagine the future. Agile Rabbit is delivering this event on behalf of the University of Exeter, celebrating and highlighting its vibrant, fascinating, and impactful research.

Suitable for all ages, the Pop-Up Shop is accessible for neurodivergent families with a guaranteed quiet space to decompress – for any questions about accessibility and to preregister for an accessibility guide please contact Eleanor Bryant who will be happy to help. 

Browse through our interactive stands and musical acts below, and don’t miss out on our Pop-Up Lunchtime Talks and Pop-Up Walkie and Talkies including Pharmaceutical Side-Effects!

Exhibits and Activities

Red Kite in the Sky

Antarctic Globetrotting

Suitable Solutions for Plastic Pollution?

Small but MIGHTY! Fighting Cancer in the Nano World

Playful Connection & Innovation

Triggering Your Happy Hormones

My Blue Health

Pollination Navigation

The Math Detectives – Something in the Way You Move

Monitor Your Moves

Science Education at King Edward Mine

Art and Music

Live Window Art

Sunto Susso: Kora PLayer

Saxy Maids: Female Saxophone quartet

This event is part of FUTURES, a FREE festival of discovery taking place across the South West during the last weekend in September. Join researchers from five of the region’s world-class universities at a host of brilliant events and activities where you can explore the past, create the present and imagine the future.