May Half Term

Saturday 24 May - Sunday 1 June 2014

This half term join us as we explore light and electrical circuits! Get connected at our wireless workshops, see images bought to life at our optical toy demonstration or step back in time and see how the first moving images were created. With 7 floors of fantastic family friendly galleries and Yorkshire’s largest IMAX screen there’s lots of fun for all this half term.

What's on

Wireless Workshop

Create electric circuits with paint and discover more about their everyday uses.
Suitable for ages 7+

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Optical Toys Demonstration

Discover the history of animation in our live demo of optical toys, from the thaumatrope to our very own Lego Zoetrope.
Suitable for ages 5+

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Reel to Real

What is a Media Museum anyway? Watch our live show, and get to know us a little better - audience participation is a must!
Suitable for ages 7+

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Family IMAX

IMAX: Mysteries of The Unseen World 3D (U)

A journey into unseen worlds and hidden dimensions beyond our normal vision to uncover the mysteries of things too fast, too slow or too small, revealing phenomena secreted away in different dimensions of time and scale. 40 mins

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