Leith Labs: Scientist In Residence
Leith Labs: Scientist In Residence

Leith Labs: Scientist In Residence

Leith Labs in Ocean Terminal is the world's first long-term Scientist-In-Residence programme in a shopping centre. Featuring regular free activities, talks and hands-on activities for all ages with local scientists in Ocean Terminal at our lab unit and the Living Memory Association. Pop-in and get your science questions answered in between your weekend shopping! 


Leith Lab Saturdays

For each Leith Lab Saturday, local scientists will share their work with performances, games, activities and workshops suitable for all ages in our hacked lab unit. If it all get's too tiring, pop into the Living Memory Association for a cuppa, a biscuit and join in the science chat, bringing your questions!  


6th August, Saturday, 12.00 - 16.00

27th August, Saturday, 12.00 - 16.00

10th September, Saturday, 12.00 - 16.00

24th September, Saturday, 12.00 - 16.00


Leith Lab Weekend

At the end of September, we'll be running a extra long Leith Lab Weekend to celebrate the Scotland-Wide Explorathon and the world-wide Fun Palaces, celebrating arts and sciences for everyone. With even more activities, talks and experiments beginning Friday noon and finishing Saturday afternoon come along and get involved! 


30th September, Friday; 12.00 - 18.00

1st October: Saturday: 10.00 - 16.00 



Who can take part? 

Everyone - all are welcome to drop in!


Image: Scott Christ

Leith Labs: Scientist In Residence