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HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS 2016
DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS AND AT HALF TERM

 

The events listed here run every weekday. However, depending on the numbers of visitors, we may run more (or fewer) workshops and the times may be changed.  These workshops usually last 35 to 50 minutes and are aimed at children between 6 and 12 (though all ages are welcome). 

 


 

Easter Holidays

Workshops on Good Friday, Easter Monday and WEEKDAYS from Monday 4th April - Friday 15th April (plus the usual Weekend Workshops)

 

Good Friday 25th and Easter Monday 28th March

The Egglander Challenge Workshops at 11am and 2pm Catalyst needs eggspert scientists to keep Eggburt safe on his dangerous mission! A fun, hands-on Easter challenge for young scientists and engineers!

Chocolate Heaven Shows at 12 noon and 3pm Come and find out about the science behind one of our favourite Easter treats, you may even get to taste some!

 

Monday 4th – Friday 8th and Monday 11th to Friday 15th April

The Science of Stings Workshops at 11am and 2pm Explore biochemistry and use simple science experiments to unlock the mystery of bees in our hands-on workshop

The Marvellous Medicine Show At 12 noon and 3pm From maggots to the modern day, come and discover the history of some horrible home remedies and the science of keeping healthy. Great fun for all the family!



We also have:-
 

The Molecule Treasure Trail

Hunt down the hidden molecules in our galleries, complete the form and hand it in at Reception for a chance to win a monthly prize
Free as part of your paid visit!

There are 18 to find, and some of them are harder to find than you might think!

 

   

The Puzzle Room

- a room full of fun puzzles, games and problems to solve. Free as part of your paid visit!