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AmbienteParco is a Science Centre on sustainability located in a beautiful public park just near by the historical centre of Brescia. AmbienteParco is engaging people of all ages in a journey of discovery sustainability through science and technic hands on exhibitions. The public exhibition space in their indoor building is a grand total of 1200m2, but some exhibitions also are laying outdoor as a part of the playground (12.000 m2), accessible also to not paying visitors. AmbienteParco also hosts an exhibit maintenance and development workshop and has a dedicated education suite including laboratories and classrooms. Permanent collection includes over 50 interactive exhibits and displays, organized by different guided tours, or Labs – Natur.Acqua water exhibition – Gioco.Lab on water energy – Smart.Living with Eco.Logical House and Eco.cubes (on energy saving) – LCA (needs, production, conservation, transport & packaging) – Filo.conduttore (on renewable energy) – Mate.Labs – Wonder.Food.Land (next opening in 2015)

AmbienteParco portable exhibits: three sets of 8 exhibits used in schools that find it difficult to visit the Centre. Our learning program me has an extensive unformal learning programme directly linked to the National Curriculum.
 An extensive public programme includes interactive shows, storytelling, guided tours and science demonstrations and investigations. 

 The Learning team additionally delivers funded projects, exploring innovative education practices and new learning technologies, and develops partnership projects with science researchers, industry, education specialists and other science communicators.

 AmbienteParco STEM Learning supports the teaching of science, maths, engineering, technology and computing. We offer consultancy, coaching and mentoring in schools as well as a range of courses for enhancing professional skills and keeping up to date with the latest developments in education, boosting scientific literacy and engagement and helping all students to achieve their full potential. Leading a Science Dissemination Partnership, AmbienteParco also delivers the Science Dissemination programme in association with our partner organisations from the Municipality. Generally AmbienteParco organises edutainment activities and workshops for schools and summer schools on water, air, transport, electricity, renewable energies. 20.000 visitors from schools each year is our target, and the same from business companies and institutional bodies that are choosing AmbienteParco for its meetings, workshops and conferences.