ebruary half-term is all about exploring POWER and the science behind it!
Come and find out about the Museum’s jet powered cars, have a go at making a jet powered car yourself! And enjoy our daily science shows with Professor Pickle and Doctor Pumpkin who will bring the science of power to life with a BANG!
‘POWER’ Science Shows
Every day at 11am and 2.30pm
POWER! Be it jet power, rocket power or gas power – come and discover the science behind it in our 20 minute fun family science shows. Professor Pickle and Doctor Pumpkin will explore the different sources of power and bring it to life with BANG!
To take part simply meet at the Family Station in the Welcome Gallery at the advertised time and come and be blown away. (Not literally we promise!)
Find the Fastest Car – Family Trail
Can you find the fastest car in the Museum? Pick up a trail sheet at the Family Activity Station and find the fastest car in each zone of the Museum, record its top speed to discover who’s the fastest of them all!
When you’ve completed the trail speed back to the Family Activity Station to check your answers and collect a reward sticker.