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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). 



Christmas 2016

Tuesday 20th – Friday 23rd December and Wednesday 28th – Friday 30th December

Soap Factory
11am and 2pm

Discover 16 super science facts in our science show to celebrate 2016. A great way to end the year!

Super 16

Explore the history of Gossages soap factory, learn about how soap is made and make your very own bar of soap to take home.


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!