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School's out for summer and, at W5, we have a whole host of exciting events, experiences and even a brand-new exhibition to keep everyone entertained.

Step into a world of wonder this July and August and come face-to-face with DRAGONS, marvel at our FREE daily science shows and get involved in DRAGONS-inspired drop-in events. Plus, July sees the return of our ever-popular, adult-only night, W5 Late.

Book your summer adventure today!


This summer, an epic adventure awaits at W5. Get ready to step into a whole new world, a world of DRAGONS. Stand before an array of these majestic creatures that move, roar, and even breathe smoke. From the colossal Shadow Dragon to a young and spirited Land Dragon, are you brave enough to come face-to-face with these beasts?

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Daily Dragons-Inspired Science Shows

Pop along to our Science Stage on level 2 and witness eureka moments with our free daily science shows. From breathing fire just like these mythical creatures to touching a cloud in our Deep Freeze show, prepare to be amazed with some up-close science.

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Free Drop-In Sessions

Take part in our FREE daily drop-in sessions at our Science Stage on level 2. Design your very own paper dragon that soars through the sky, put your engineering skills to the test and make a dragon boat, plus lots more.

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W5 Late - Myths and Magic

Prepare to enter a land of Myths and Magic at W5's adults-only evening, W5 Late. Brace yourself for a night of enchantment on Friday 28 July and see close-up magic with a roving magician, come face-to-face with DRAGONS and explore over 250 interactive exhibits, with no kids in sight!

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Book your summer adventure today!

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