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Curiosum is Umeå University's science center for curious and creative visitors of all ages. Welcome to us to explore, experience and discover science and technology in fun ways. Experiment, play games, create special effects in film, challenge your friends in a sustainability gameshow, travel through space in our theater, and much more.

Book tickets to dome shows

11-12 June Book tickets to films in the dome theater

You buy your tickets on site. The price includes one film and lots of exciting activities.

Happening Now at Curiosum

Meet astronaut Jessica Meir on June 22

Hear Jessica talk about life as an astronaut on the ISS space station and her dreams!

Become a Bat Detective

Uncover the secrets of bats with us at Curiosum! Build a bat house or detector or join us on a bat walk!

Summer Activities

We are open all summer. Come and explore and experiment with family and friends!

For the greatest benefit to humankind

How have Nobel Prize discoveries contributed to making our world a better place? See our newest exhibition!

The Dome Theater

Join spectacular space adventures or move into the magical world of special effects. Check out our films!

Calendar

Space Day with NASA Astronaut Jessica Meir at Curiosum
Wed
22
Jun
Space Day with NASA Astronaut Jessica Meir at Curiosum
Time 11:00 - 16:00 22 June 11:00 - 16:00
Place Curiosum, Östra strandgatan 32

Other. With 3,280 laps around the earth and 205 days on ISS, Jessica Meir was the first Swedish woman in space. Meet Jessica during a space-filled day!

Summer Time at Curiosum
Thu
23
Jun
Summer Time at Curiosum
Time 23 June at 11:00 until 23 July at 16:00 23 June at 11:00 until 23 July at 16:00
Place Curiosum, Östra strandgatan 32, Arts Campus

Other. For science and technology geeks of all ages: Curiosum is open all summer with exciting experiments, movies and other fun activities!

Summer Time at Curiosum
Mon
27
Jun
Summer Time at Curiosum
Time 27 June at 11:00 until 30 June at 16:00 27 June at 11:00 until 30 June at 16:00
Place Curiosum, Östra strandgatan 32, Arts Campus

Other. For science and technology geeks of all ages: Curiosum is open all summer with exciting experiments, movies and other fun activities!

July

Summer Time at Curiosum
Fri
1
Jul
Summer Time at Curiosum
Time 1 July at 11:00 until 17 July at 16:00 1 July at 11:00 until 17 July at 16:00
Place Curiosum, Östra strandgatan 32, Arts Campus

Other. For science and technology geeks of all ages: Curiosum is open all summer with exciting experiments, movies and other fun activities!

Summer Time at Curiosum
Mon
18
Jul
Summer Time at Curiosum
Time 18 July at 11:00 until 21 August at 16:00 18 July at 11:00 until 21 August at 16:00
Place Curiosum, Östra strandgatan 32, Arts Campus

Other. For science and technology geeks of all ages: Curiosum is open all summer with exciting experiments, movies and other fun activities!