London Volcano at Norwich Cathedral Science Festival 2016

London Volcano is on the move again – to Norwich, for the Science Festival 2016 at Norwich Cathedral. Come along and see the volcano in action at the Family Fun Day on Saturday 12th March.

Undergroundology at the Oxford University Museum of Natural History

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The rain held off, the sun came out and we had a great afternoon of volcano fun outside Oxford’s Museum of Natural History. Our volunteers were kept busy all afternoon, as hordes of people came to find out what ‘undergroundology‘ was all about. Outside, in the shadow of the silent London Volcano, there were multiple […]

London Volcano in Oxford


We have had a brilliant week sharing our knowledge and enthusiasm about volcanoes with school groups visiting the Oxford University Museum of Natural History. Thank you to everyone who has come by, and to all of the volunteers and staff who have helped out. The fun continues next week – with ‘family friendly’ activities both […]

London Volcano comes to Oxford. October 20 – 30, 2015


The London Volcano has been on tour this summer, to mark the 50th anniversary of the Natural Environment Research Council. We have enjoyed open days and events at the British Geological Survey and the Diamond Light Source; and featured  in Einstein’s Garden at the Green Man Festival in Brecon in August – and thanks to […]

Day 1 Recap

Our model of La Soufriére exhibiting precursory eruptive activity

Today was an excellent day at the Natural History Museum! We had a really great time with school groups and museum visitors, and many successful bin bangs. One of the highlights of the day was working with schoolchildren to assess volcanic risk around the volcano. We asked, “If you lived near a volcano, where would […]

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