Early Years Visits
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Gallery visit – £6 per child
Get hands-on and explore our six themed galleries. Guided by you, students can step inside giant body parts, experience the world of work in a bank, garage, and shop, and even chat to a robot. Includes:
- A focused hour in one of our galleries – ideal for exploring a specific curriculum topic. Check out our interactive galleries.
- An hour to explore the museum from top to bottom! A great opportunity to let imaginations roam free.
Combined workshop and gallery visit – £7.25 per child
Our trained Enablers excel at delivering workshops designed to captivate and surprise. We ensure all content is relevant to each key stage and our themed programme changes every term (see below).
An hour to explore the museum from top to bottom! A great opportunity to let imaginations roam free.
What else is included?
- Free teacher preview visit – two free teacher visits per class ahead of your trip
- Free adult places 1:3 children
- Under-cover lunch area reserved for your class
- Free on-site coach parking
- Bag and coat storage
- Visit to the gift shop
- Eureka! staff welcoming you so you won’t need to queue
Schools can book to visit Eureka! from Tuesdays to Fridays during term time. Just give us a call on 01422 330012.
Term dates for 2016/2017 are:
- Autumn: 6 Sept to 16 Dec 2016
- Spring: 3 Jan to 31 March 2017
- Summer: 25 April to 21 July 2017
Choose from either a 10am or 11am arrival.
Programmes available 17 January to 29 March 2017
Available 17 Jan – 8 Feb, 28 Feb – 9 Mar & 21 – 29 March
Specially designed for pre-school and reception, these fun and interactive workshops bring familiar tales to life. Children love these multi-sensory sessions which include time for them to create their own unique story. Perfect for developing communication and language skills and linked to the ELGs. Choose from:
We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, The Gruffalo’s Child, Rainbow Fish or Room on the Broom
14 – 17 March 2017 ONLY
Celebrate British Science Week at Eureka! with a week long programme of activities and special guest performances.
Our talented team of Enablers will be doing science demos in our galleries to wow your children. Plus there will be extra drop-in activities so your pupils can get hands-on and learn just how creative science can be. All included in the price of your gallery visit!
Feedback for our School workshops:
“Had a fantastic time! Well organised and looked after!”
“Reach for the Stars was perfect for the age of our children & it has fuelled the children’s enthusiasm for doing a space topic. We have done a 3 week mini topic which has come out of our visit.”
“The ‘Nature’s stage’ show was really engaging and the whole class (+staff!) enjoyed it. Great outdoor area too.”
Call us on 01422 330012 for more info or to book your visit!
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