WE ARE VERY SORRY TO ANNOUNCE THAT THIS EVENT HAS HAD TO BE CANCELLED DUE TO THE EVOLVING SITUATION WITH THE CORONAVIRUS COVID-19.
WE HOPE TO POSTONE THE FESTIVAL TO THE AUTUMN AND WE WILL UPDATE WITH A NEW DATE AS SOON AS WE CAN.
We are delighted to announce the Iris Festival of the Future on 25th March, 2020.
This will be a large community event celebrating our Future Season at the Rumble Museum, which explores a range of exciting technologies and themes, and ancient and modern ideas about the future. A full brochure can be downloaded here.
There will be several discovery zones including: Classics and Archaeology, Robotics & Artificial Intelligence, Medicine, Architecture and Design, Environment, and Science Fiction. Each zone will contain activities, stalls, exhibitions, workshops, and a wide range of visiting museums with artefacts to handle and explore. There will be robot shows throughout the event, a driverless car, dance performances, and a cafe serving refreshments and hot and cold drinks.