Indoor Activities

Expert Talks: Steven Pollington

Steven Pollington presents a talk on the social context of warfare during the Anglo-Saxon period.

Footprints as Evidence

See how footprints can be used as forensic evidence at a crime scene.

Garnet Discovery

Use a microscope to identify the real semi-precious garnet minerals and take one home…

Gold Panning

Pan and sift through the sand to find a piece of Iron Pyrites – Fools Gold – and take it home…


Make models of precious metals and gem stones using molecular modelling kits.

X-Ray Fluorescence Spectrometer

Bring along anything made of metal & find out what it is made of within a few minutes.