The Chelsea Science Festival is a project developed by the Lewis Latimer Society & Museum. The concept of the Chelsea Science Festival is orginally inspired by Lewis Latimer, a son of escaped slave, the great 19th century inventor and scientist, and former Chelsea resident, born here on September 4, 1848.
Our headline event, STEM FEST will showcase 15+ exhibitors from accross the city. Bringing together organizations that are creating and developing amazing things around Science, Technology, Engineerig, and Mathematics together under one umbrella. Hundreds will participate in Free hands-on activities, and learn about the possibilities and opportunities in STEM professions.
In its inception, in 2016,the Chelsea Science Festival was the first event of its kind to be held in Chelsea or the surrounding area. The festival is driven by the community, for the community. If you interested in being involved as an exhibitor, demonstrator, or volunteer (of course you are). We also have some amazing sponsorship packages available for companies and organizations wishing to support us or if you can help us in anyway, please get in touch and a member of the team will get back to you as soon as possible.