Scientific Visits

Key elements of our programme include opportunities to visit industrial sites, research centres, scientific institutions and organisations, including world class research institutions and laboratories.

Visits include top research departments, world renowned centres of excellence in:

  • London - including various University departments at Imperial College London and University College London, The Royal Institution, The Tate Museum Conservation Department, UCL Hospital and the London Wetland Centre
  • Across the UK, including Airbus, Rolls Royce, The Animal & Plant Health Agency, Public Health England, Cranfield University, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, The John Innes Centre, National Space Centre, The National Oceanography Centre, The Rothamsted Research Centre, Warwick University, University of Kent and the British Geological Survey
  • Oxford and Cambridge University departments, as well Univesrity hospital deperaments, ​​the Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre, Wellcome Genome Campus and Oxford Brookes University
  • Museum Visits - The Science Museum and the Natural History Museum

To get a taste of the experience, take a look at our visit videos:



Caden: Winner of the LIYSF Award at The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineering Competition

My passion for science and the desire to find answers began at a young age, examining the array of c…

World Water Day 2018

Let’s start with the facts: An estimated 880 million people still don't have regular access to cl…

Clare Elwell's Experience of LIYSF

LIYSF asked our President, Professor Clare Elwell to reflect upon her experience of attending LIYSF …