Inventors Week 2024

Booking Enquiry

KS1, KS2 Science, History and Design and Technology workshops

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Monday 20 May - Thursday 23 May

Booking Information

Charge: £60-£110 per session

Maximum number per group: 32

Please book early to avoid disappointment.


Join us at Discovery Museum to celebrate our new temporary exhibition Spirit of Invention from The National Archives.

This new exhibition was inspired by some of the thousands of creative designs registered with the Board of Trade from 1839 onwards which are housed at The National Archives

The North East is home to many amazing inventions including Joseph Swans lightbulb, Gladstone Adams windscreen wiper and William Armstrong's Hydroelectric machine. 

To investigate the ingenuity of the North East we will be offering the following workshops:

Big 5 Inventors Tours- Ks1/2- 60 minutes- £60

Building Bridges- Ks1/2- 90 minutes- £110

Transport Past and Present- Ks1/2- 90 minutes- £110

Lightbulbs and Circuits- Ks2- 90 minutes- £110

Stephenson's Rocket and the Rainhill Trials- Ks1/2- 90 minutes- £110

Let's Visit the Museum- EYFS- 60 minutes- £90

Beep Beep- EYFS- 60 minutes- £90

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