Games, collections, videos, stories, homework help and family days out from museums and galleries
Come along and be amazed at the natural world.
Science on Sundays is a programme of informal, monthly drop-
in plant science talks at Cambridge University Botanic Garden
Explore the history of Southend seafront from the Cliffs Pavilion to the Golden Mile.
Join our brand new after-school sessions packed with things to make and do, plus games and outdoor fun. For ages 6-9 years, no parents needed!
Our family weekend of surprising science in the city is back for 2018, and this time it's all about engineering!
Come along after school to meet Museum experts, guess the mystery object or try a new activity. Ages 10-13.
Hands on experiments and demonstrations of light and colour
Take the paper plane challenge, follow the Squadron Dog family trail, perfect your drilling technique – and many more activities – at this free family festival.
Take part in a comic interactive theatre performance based on classic tales from Ancient Greece and enjoy some Greek myths and legends storytelling.
Sunday 22 July, 11am-4pm
Join us to draw some real Roman and Prehistoric artefact. Drawing material is provided but feel free to bring your own. This is a relaxed and friendly workshop with guidance if needed.
Make your own owl from a balloon. Drop in 10.30am-12.30pm and 1.15pm – 3pm £1.50
Guided tour of Bosworth Battlefield
Get creative this summer at Gladstone!
Make and decorate your own Roman Shield, inspired by the Roman army, to take home.
Have a go at handling real Roman artefacts from our collections, drawing and trying to identify them.