About Making It! Family Day out Jan01

About Making It! Family Day out

MAKING IT! IS A HIGH TECH DISCOVERY CENTRE FULL OF EXCITING AND FUN THINGS TO SEE, DO AND MAKE FOR ALL AGES. FUN FAMILY DAY OUT! OPEN DURING NOTTINGHAMSHIRE SCHOOL HOLIDAYS ONLY. Check when we’re open to the public here> Be amazed at how inventions happens – how they succeed or fail – design your own fizzy drink – produce designs using light-box drawing techniques and explore 3D Computer Aided Design – explore different materials and test them to destruction – try to run an assembly line and put your head into a virtual factory making newspapers, cans and bottles – pits your wits against the “bottle filling...

EASTER HOLIDAYS- GALLERIES RE-OPEN

The Interactive Galleries are set to re-open again in time for Easter from 3rd to 17 April for 2 weeks of jam packed entertainment. Learn how things are made and take home a working model! Suitable for children aged 4 to 13 with model kits for all abilities. Open 10am – 5pm daily (last...

Easter Craft workshops for kids

Celebrate the Easter holidays at these fun creative Easter craft workshops suitable for ages 4 to 13. See list below and be sure to book ahead to avoid disappointment by calling 01623 473 200 or follow the links below to book online. Reward yourself with a few hours of “peace”and leave...

Interactive Galleries- Prices

If you’re planning a visit the the Discovery Centre, you will need to know how much it will cost. Please see pricing below prior to calling   Adult/ Child Single Basic Admission £8.75 Family of 4 Basic Admission £32.50 Family of 5 Basic Admission £39.50 Prices include full...

Competitions & Special Offers- Terms and Conditions

We have lots of different discounts, competitions and offers on-going throughout the year to treat our customers. Keep your eyes peeled in local publications and online. Before claiming any discount or entering into any competitions, it is important to to understand what Exclusions, Terms...

Competition Winners 2014 May08

Competition Winners 2014

This page is here to celebrate all our competition winners for 2014. Keep your eyes peeled for more competitions that will be taking place throughout the year. You never know, you could be the next lucky winner! If you see yourself pictured or mentioned below, be sure to tell everyone about it...

Netherfield Primary’s school trip Mar01

Netherfield Primary’s school trip

On 11th March 2014 we were visited by the Nottinghamshire based Netherfield Primary School on a school trip to learn how to make a High Speed Flier. A group of 49 lovely Year 3 pupils descended upon the centre in high spirits, with a great willingness to learn all about how things are...

Outreach Visit to Sir John Sherbrooke Junior Mar01

Outreach Visit to Sir John Sherbrooke Junior

  OUTREACH VISIT We have visited some terrific schools since we started to provide outreach visits in 2013. The latest school to invite us to see them was Sir John Sherbrooke Junior, based in Calverton, Nottinghamshire. A bunch of 78 lovely years 3 and 4 showed excitement and enthusiasm...