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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). 


Easter Holidays
April 2015

Friday 3rd, Monday 6th - Friday 10th, Monday 13th - Friday 17th

Chocolate Heaven at 11.00am and 2.00pm

Come and find out about the science behind one of our favourite Easter treats, you may even get to eat some!

Easter Eggsperimental at 12.00pm and 3.00pm

Have you seen a naked egg? Can you get a whole egg in a bottle? Have a cracking time in our hands-on workshops!!

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!