Find our Engineering Exhibition in The Grand Arcade, Cambridge
Our shows and activities focus on the world of engineering this month. From building your own recycled car toy to launching a straw rocket, you can have fun figuring out how stuff works.
Get hands-on with our unique exhibits and discover the different engineering concepts we are exploring.
11.30am All Charged Up
Opposites attract – that’s true even at the tiniest level. Find out how that is important in creating that little spark when you touch a metal object, and what that’s got to do with lightening.
2.30pm Built for Speed
Make something a little different with our activities today!
12.30pm Building Bridges
Take a look at the different ways we’ve come up with for crossing gaps – there are probably more than you’d think! Build a bridge of your own and take it home to see if you can improve your design.
3.30pm Recycled Car Toy
Let us show you how to transform a pile of rubbish into a fun toy car, and find out a bit about recycling along the way.
Please note that the Centre on Clifton Road is closed over this period.
Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer at all times.