Continuing our celebrations for the International Year of Light 2015; join us for May half term week and enjoy bags of family-friendly fun exploring the science and art of light. From creative make & take activities to special drop-in workshops, you’ll enjoy illuminating activities all week. Don’t forget to Gift Aid your ticket to enjoy FREE museum entry for a whole year!
Saturday 23 – Sunday 31 May, 10:00 – 17:00: Make a pair of 3D glasses to take home.
Tuesday 26 May, 11:00 – 15:00: Join us for ‘Irresistible Insects’ and discover what makes some insects shine like jewels in the sun. Discover and explore the effects of iridescence in the natural world in this creepy crawly ‘learn, make & take’ session.
Wednesday 27 May 11:00 – 15:00: Join our drop-in workshop in the Activity Room to create a rainbow kaleidoscope to take home, and see the world through a spectrum of colour.
Thursday 28 May, 11:00 – 15:00: Discover the ‘Glorious Glow of Gold’ in this fun drop-in workshop. Be inspired by our global connections and museum treasures to create a South East Asian-inspired mask to take home and treasure.