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Come visit us this summer!

The Science Factory has several floors filled with fun activities for the whole family!
27. June - 13. August
Storgata 28, 4307 Sandnes

New exhibitons for this summer are:

  • Art Avatar 2 – by artist Pia Myrvold.  An interactive exhibition previously displayed in Centre Pompidou, Paris, France.  On display until 30th of July.
  • Furniture production in Sandnes from 1870 to 1970 –  Sandnes town’s furniture history.  Available until 30th November.

Every day:

  • Energy show – entertaining show including our Tesla Coil!
  • Shows in the Planetarium.  Mostly in Norwegian but also for English speaking visitors.  See summerprogram her
  • Drop-in activities in our Green Lab – fun DIY activities
  • Experience 500.000 volts! – Tesla coil demo
  • Visitors workshop: BeeBots, try a carpenters tools, and other activities for families
  • The Planet Path in Sandved park sentrally located in Sandnes.  Walk or bike past our solar system in scale 1:1 billion.  Get your activity booklet in the reception (in Norwegian)
  • Visit our garden outside the reception.  Pick berries and herbs and have a taste!

Visit 7 of our branches and get your Summer pass stamped.  Receive a prize after visiting 4!

Our shop has a wide variety of exciting gifts for all ages and the café has good food to build up your energy levels.

Opening hours this summer:

Tuesday to Friday: 10:00 to 16:00

Saturday: 11:00 to 16:00

Sunday: 12:00 – 17:00

Monday: closed