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November 11th, 2011 69 comments

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The Official Doctor Who Convention Cardiff 2012

The OFFICIAL Doctor Who Convention is finally here!

From You can also keep up to date via their twitter page.

The Official Doctor Who Convention is the ultimate event for Doctor Who enthusiasts. With unparalleled access to the cast and crew, this event offers fans a one-off chance to immerse themselves behind the scenes of the world’s longest running sci-fi show.

No other Doctor Who event gets you closer. Delve, as never before, into the creative minds behind the hit TV show, with unique opportunities to witness experts demonstrate how the special effects and prosthetics have created some of the iconic scenes and characters. Interactive panel discussions with cast and crew, photo and autograph sessions and a show case of official costumes and props, will give every true fan the chance to celebrate and share their passion for all things Doctor Who.

Already confirmed are Matt Smith and Steven Moffat, with more special guests to be announced in the coming weeks!

Your ticket includes:

Interactive Q&A panel discussions with the cast and crew
Prosthetics & special effects demonstrations
Official props and costumes displays
Official merchandise & collectables

The Official Doctor Who Convention is a one day Convention, whereby the programme of events are the same for Saturday and Sunday. Visitors are therefore encouraged to choose which day they would like to attend.

Autograph and photo opportunities with the main cast members will be available as an upgrade option on a first come first served basis.

Tickets are strictly limited to this brand new event and include unique Official Doctor Who Convention 2012 merchandise – check out the TICKET INFO page for details and to book your tickets today.

The Time Lord awaits!



  • Anonymous

    November 24th, 2012 - 10:40pm

    I went to this convention and, though expensive, it was fantastic. I went with family and coming from Leeds, it was quite a long journey. Then the hotel price on top for the weekend made the trip quite the expense but it was definitely worth it. The autograph my daughter got was good and she has it treasured along with them picture, with which Arthur was very nice. The conferences were interesting and my 12 year old daughter wanted to go to them all. We went to the Tardis tour as well and it was fun going around and playing with the console. My daughter had to miss out on a concert which she was looking forward to but she says she was glad she chose this option.


    June 26th, 2012 - 11:56pm

    hey i like an odrsions for doctor who i look like chirspoter ellcetsions

  • Liz

    April 25th, 2012 - 7:54am

    It wasn’t difficult to get a ticket if you had £99 and a computer with Internet access plus extra £20s for photographs and autographs.
    There will be a purpose-built building to host the Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff Bay from this Summer2012. It’s supposed to be fab.

    As for a convention…. Official or unofficial? Matt Smith is at the 11th hour in Birmingham later this year at an unofficial event. I’m sure there will be lots more. As for official, the BBC are yet to announce as the Ponds have left and fans have to start liking Jasmine.

    It would be good to have a 50th anniversary do but it’s early days

  • A fan from France

    April 8th, 2012 - 7:51pm

    I just wanted to know if it was difficult to buy a tickt for the convention? 🙂
    and do you think the conference will be there in 2013?
    thanks for your answer !

  • Liz

    April 1st, 2012 - 12:11pm

    Birdwatcherize on YouTube

  • Liz

    April 1st, 2012 - 12:11pm

    Look up ‘Birdwarcherize’ channel or Flickr

  • booboo

    March 26th, 2012 - 9:37pm

    to [email protected]

  • Liz

    March 26th, 2012 - 9:35pm

    Err… how do you send in photos??

  • Liz

    March 26th, 2012 - 6:01pm

    Yes I took loads. Will post some when I work out how to do it 🙂

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