Monday 14 July 2014
18:15 - 19:30
Science-related fancy dress encouraged but optional!
The Science Museum will be hosting arms dealers on 14 July as they celebrate the opening night of the Farnborough International arms fair. Museums shouldn’t help whitewash the deadly and destructive arms business. Be there to show them some better science!
Think science puns, scientists, science experiments and bring your creativity and energy as we hold our museum to account. With so much in the world of science to celebrate, why allow arms dealers to buy legitimacy in our public institutions? We started with the periodic table to come up with a few science-themed placards already… think science and share yours below or bring them along!
Four good reasons the Farnborough arms fair needs to be challenged:
When the National Gallery hosted arms dealers, our creative campaigning put an end to it. Let’s do the same at the Science Museum.
Help spread the word!