Mad Science of Wessex

Mad Science of Wessex is a leading science enrichment provider. We deliver unique, hands-on science experiences for children through after-school programs, birthday parties, workshops, special events, and holiday camps. Our innovative programs are as entertaining as they are educational! Mad Science Wessex brings science alive in Dorset, Wiltshire and Hampshire.

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Our Story

Mad Science was founded in 1985 in Montreal, Canada, by two brothers, Ariel and Ron Shlien. Their hobby of conducting spectacular science experiments, to the amazement of the children in their neighborhood, grew from a passion into a thriving business. Mad Science is now a global enrichment company that brings the love of science in a unique, hands-on way to millions of children every year!

Our Mission

Our mission is to inspire children through science, sparking lifelong imagination and curiosity.

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Our Vision

As the leading children’s science enrichment provider we envision a world where every year, 5 million children experience Mad Science.

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World Leading Science Provider

150+

Over 150 Locations

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Over 20 Countries

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Over 30 Years in Business