The Science Gallery is a public venue inviting everyone to engage with science and technology and its impacts on our everyday lives. It is a vibrant, social space where ideas around science, technology and innovation can be exchanged, shared, discussed and given a context that opens up these fields to new audiences. Shows, debates, discussion, music, drama and comedy all stimulate scientific conversation across the whole community.
The Science Gallery is an initiative of Trinity College Dublin that leverages a unique combination of factors: a thriving economy of local, national and international businesses; a dynamic and highly respected network of universities, research institutes and academics; a curious and energetic student population; and a network of agencies and organisations passionate about science and technology.
The Science Gallery was developed from an original idea of Prof Mike Coey, CRANN's former deputy director. CRANN refined the Science Gallery concept, developed the business plan, and helped with the fundraising and recruitment. The Founding Director of the Science Gallery is Dr Michael John Gorman who has led the development of the Science Gallery and its programme of exhibitions and events.