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Little Explorer Days

Ideal for 3-5 years, Little Explorer Days offer fun, hands-on science based activities encouraging learning through play.


These days are open to public and groups.


Each Little Explorer Day workshop lasts approximately 30 minutes and is supported by related activity tables on the Exhibition Floor.


These days are open to both the public and groups however if you are wishing to attend with a group then we would recommend you book in advance. Please contact a member of the STEM Learning Team on 01224 640 340 for more details


On Little Explorer Days, normal entry prices apply.


There is a discount for nurseries and playgroups who book in advance.


For these groups we can offer our special educational group rate of £3.75 per child with accompanying adult helpers free (up to a ratio of 1:3). Groups who book will also get their own private workshop! If you would like to book in your nursery or playgroup for any of our Little Explorer Days, please call our STEM Learning Team on 01224 640 340.






19th & 23rd June

People Who Help Us

Follow Jamie and his dog patch as they meet helpful people on one very eventful day! While you’re on the Exhibition Floor, meet people from various local organisations who provide services to us.

14th & 17th July

Make it Move

This July, join Lighting McDeen on a bumpy ride to find out what makes it move! While you are on the Exhibition Floor, take part in our interactive story session and put things in motion with hands-on activities.

14th & 18th August

It’s Electric

How do we use electricity in our everyday lives? Come along to take part in an electrifying workshop, and learn how to stay safe when using electricity.