The Museum holds regular Family Friendly sessions. All sessions are free, though occasionally a small materials donation is suggested.
Take a look at the sessions on offer below.
Thu30Aug2018Fri31Aug20182 - 4 pm
Use microscopes and lenses to observe tiny things, and use your drawings to make magnificent monoprints inspired by illustrations from Robert Hooke's famous book Micrographia published in 1665.
Drop-in, ages 7+
Sat22Sep20182 - 4 pm
Discover unusual objects and assemble your own cabinet of curiosities.
Drop-in, ages 5-13.
Sat13Oct201812 - 4 pm
Join us for a day of mathematical games and activities from ancient to modern, geometry to code-breaking.
Drop-in, ages 6+.
Thu25Oct2018Fri26Oct20181 - 4 pm
Use Lego to build eccentric drawing machines and join us in creating a huge, colourful and chaotic automatic drawing!
Drop-in, ages 7+.
Sat17Nov20181 - 4 pm
Dissect eyeballs and carry out curious visual experiments to help you understand how we see.
Drop-in, ages 9+.
Sat15Dec20182 - 4 pm
Follow your stars, make an amazing star dial or paper plate planetarium.
Drop-in, ages 7-13.