Fun Palaces Blog

Fun Palaces Ambassadors Programme

We are delighted to announce our Ambassadors Programme, beginning in October 2016. With funding from the Paul Hamlyn Foundation, and partnering with Wellcome, Fun Palaces will run a three-year Ambassadors Programme, in five areas of the UK, bringing together grassroots cultural ...

Stella Duffy, Co-Director of Fun Palaces, awarded an OBE

I’m delighted (and very surprised) to have been awarded an OBE for Services to the Arts in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List this weekend. I got my Equity card in 1981, my first novel was published ...

Stella Duffy awarded an OBE for services to the Arts

Fun Palaces Co-Director Stella Duffy will receive an OBE for services to the Arts in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2016. Our full press release is below or you can download it here. STELLA DUFFY TO ...

WriteScience 2016

Write Science – Where Science and Fiction Unite Fun Palaces are about arts and sciences, crafts and technologies, community and culture; we believe in everyone an artist, everyone a scientist. Last year we created a different ...

FREE Fun Palaces Workshops 2016

Find out how anyone, anywhere can make a Fun Palace, where everyone is an artist and everyone a scientist. We are so pleased to announce that we are partnering with the Wellcome Trust this year to bring you ...

Join In Get Creative Day – April 2nd

Are you interested in making a Fun Palace but a bit scared of stepping up to actually do it? Have you noticed a great location for a Fun Palace but don't know how to approach them? ...