Primary visits

We make learning memorable

We combine education with enjoyment, resulting in effective learning and lasting memories. An educational trip here is a hands-on, fun-packed day that children will never forget.

Bring your primary class to Eureka! for a trip they’ll never forget!

Choose from…

Gallery visit – £6 per child

Guided by you, students get hands-on and explore the museum. You get a focused hour slot in one of our galleries followed by an hour to explore the rest of the museum. A great opportunity to let imaginations roam free.

Combined workshop and gallery visit – £7.25 per child

Come along for one of our fun, captivating workshops – delivered by a Eureka! Enabler (our amazing museum team).  We ensure all content is relevant to each key stage and our themed programme changes every term – see below.

Your group also get 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 1:5 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

    Just to let you know Our Global Garden gallery has now been replaced with our brand new Spark gallery and we’re just updating our gallery guides. In the meantime, find out more about Spark gallery and our current exhibition digiPlaySpace in the gallery guide below.

  • Take a look at our galleries

Spark Gallery

Our brand new Spark gallery is opened in July 2017 and for the next few years will house travelling temporary exhibitions or artists to bring the arts and science to life for our visitors.

Ready to book?

We accept bookings for Tuesdays to Fridays during term time, with either a 10am – 1.30pm or 11am – 2.30pm visit. To check availability or book call us on 01422 330012.

Check out our terms and conditions.

Superhero Science

Superhero Science

Ever wondered what makes superheroes, well, super? We all love superheroes and often wish we had a super power but is it really possible to be super human?... Read more

Early Years: Summer Storytime

Early Years: Summer Storytime

We’ll be sharing some of our favourite stories with our younger visitors and having great fun at the same time! All children like stories and they will love these exciting tales, all complimented with interactive and sensory activities.... Read more

Recent feedback for our workshops

“Just at the right level – content was appropriate – lots of fun & interactive – hugely enjoyable! We will book again next year. Great value for money too!”...

“The children really enjoyed the show and could remember key details the following day”
“Pitched appropriately to Y6 and engaging!”...

“Very interactive, informative and entertaining. Presenters were fantastic!”...

School workshops coming up...

Eureka! The National Children’s Museum
Discovery Road, Halifax HX1 2NE. Map