Flower Power live show

Dates: 18th March to 8th May 2023 Weekends and school holidays
Location: Science Theatre
Duration: 20 mins
Tickets: Free with general admission

Have you heard the buzz around pollination? Let’s head off on a pollination exploration together to discover more about this fascinating and vital part of nature.

Have you ever stopped to smell a flower? Climbed the branches of tree? Or enjoyed a juicy bit of fruit? Pollination played a key role in all those activities. But how? In this fun-filled 20-minute live science show, you’ll get an in-depth look at how pollination works.

Through exciting experiments and live demos, pollination will come to life. Discover which animals are key pollinators and learn what plants they are attracted to. Find out what static electricity and bees have in common. And be wowed by the ballistic seed dispersal finale. It’s free with general admission so don’t miss out!

Accessibility information for Flower Power

The Science Theatre is accessible so everyone can enjoy all the fun. Sometimes there will be loud noises, but we'll tell you about them before the show starts. If you want to wear ear defenders, you can borrow them from us before the show starts. If you feel nervous in a show, you can stay near the back and leave quickly if you need to.

Sensitive to loud noises? There's a not-so-noisy show just for you at 3.30pm.

***On Monday, 3rd April a British Sign Language interpreter will be signing during the 11:30am and 2:30pm shows. Talk to our Accessibility team so we can reserve a seat for you near the front.***

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3:30pm (not so noisy)

4:30pm (Saturday 1st to Sunday 16th April - subject to availability)