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  • Thursday 17 April
  • Girl with miners cage experiment

    THU 17 APR

    Become a Mining Scientist

    Geevor Tin Mine Museum, Penzance

    Run by: Geevor Tin Mine Museum

    Become a scientist for the day at Geevor Tin Mine and have a go at all our mining science experiments placed throughout the site.

  • X-rays

    THU 17 APR


    Making It... at the Museum

    National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

    Run by: National Museum of Scotland

    This brand new interactive display takes centre stage in the Museum's Grand Gallery for this year's Festival.

  • photograph of two small test tubes held in...

    THU 17 APR


    Meet the Medical Scientists

    National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

    Run by: National Museum of Scotland

    Part of the Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • The Rainhill Trials Railway Race game

    THU 17 APR


    Power: From Muscle to Machine

    The Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester

    Run by: Museum of Science and Industry

    Discover how we have created, harnessed and used power over time. See how machinery has pumped, whizzed and propelled Manchester into l…

  • Intrepid Explorers watch out for nature.

    THU 17 APR

    Nature's Stage

    Eureka! The National Children's Museum, Halifax

    Run by: Eureka! The National Children's Museum

    Watch nature's stage spring to life across our galleries. We're going on a bear hunt, seeing what happens when the Spring Fairy brings …

  • Volunteers prepare to start the Great Triple

    THU 17 APR

    Steam Engine Volunteer

    Kempton Steam Museum, Hanworth

    Run by: Kempton Steam Museum

    Become a volunteer at Kempton Steam Museum and help maintain the world's largest working triple expansion steam pumping engine - all 1,…

  • Children birdwatching

    THU 17 APR

    Young Bird Watchers

    The Lodge Visitor Centre, Aberfoyle

    Run by: RSPB - Aberfoyle

    Learn how to identify birds and other wildlife. A wildlife expert will give you plenty of hints and tips to help you tell the differenc…

  • Photograph of buses

    THU 17 APR

    Tremendous Transport at Hertford Museum

    Hertford Museum, Hertford

    Run by: Hertford Museum

    Trains, trams and trikes...buses, barges and bikes. Family craft activities for the Easter holidays.

  • Ammonite

    THU 17 APR

    Fabulous Fossils

    Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Coventry

    Run by: Herbert Art Gallery and Museum

    Come and discover our fabulous fossils.

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