Dublin’s annual festival of science and culture The Festival of Curiosity takes place July 24 – 27 2014 in various locations around the city.

From Dublin's first interactive science playground, the Curiosity Carnival, at Smock Alley Theatre (one of the main venues this year), to debates and shows, this year's festival promises to inspire the curious heart of Dublin.

Curiosity will pour out into the streets and venues across the city with exploding science shows, curious trails and mysterious creatures. Other hotspots include Dublin City Hall, Filmbase, Mansion House, The RDS, the Science Gallery, The Library and Wood Quay and events are also happening in Cork for the first time.