Festival of Social Science Family Activities

Saturday 29 October and Sunday 30 October, 10.00 - 16.00 

Free drop-in family activities

Join us for a weekend of fascinating, FREE, family-friendly events at the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford this half term!

The Festival of Social Science is a celebration of creative, engaging and impactful work that social science researchers do to help us understand and influence the world around us. It celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2022 and we are back with a bang! 

Get involved with hands-on activities, with topics ranging from health and the environment to heritage and communities. Discover how social science research is helping to make the world a better place. There's something for curious minds of all ages!

Events are running from 10:00 - 16:00 each day. No need to book – drop in and be inspired!

To find out more, please visit: www.socsci.ox.ac.uk/event/festival-of-social-science

Festival of Social Science poster


Play!: We're inviting visitors to connect with the themes driving Pitt Rivers Museum's 2022 research, curation and engagement programmes: immerse yourself in the Play! Project; deconstruct stereotypes as we move Beyond Binaries; join us in Radical Hope to imagine equitable and decolonised heritage spaces; and see a different side to the collections through Museums at Night.