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Science Museum, London

Science Museum, London
Open and free Charges apply for some exhibitions 10.00 to 19.00 (last entry 18.15) during school holidays Open every day except 24 to 26 DecemberLatest opening information Love science? Please make a donation today Your donation will help us make the most of our unrivalled collections, exhibitions and learning programmesPlease donate today Visiting the Science Museum

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Molecular Workbench Three Views of MW Senior Scientist and Molecular Workbench Developer Charles Xie, Researcher and Manager Amy Pallant, and Technology and Curriculum Developer Dan Damelin describe the history of Molecular Workbench and our vision for the future. Watch the Video undefinedundefinedundefined Selected Curriculum Modules Transistor

Tate Modern Southwark (Jubilee Line, 600 metres approx Blackfriars: District and Circle Line, 800 metres approx St Paul’s: Central Line, 1,100 metres approx. Routes 45, 63 and 100 stop on Blackfriars Bridge Road Routes RV1 and 381 stop on Southwark Street Route 344 stops on Southwark Bridge Road Blackfriars 300 metres from the South exit; 800 metres from the North exit.

Home of Charles Darwin (Down House) With its unique place in the history of science, Down House, the home of Charles Darwin, is one of the major visitor attractions in the South East. See the study where Darwin wrote 'On the Origin of Species', still as it was when he worked here, and stroll through the extensive gardens that so inspired the great scientist. Equally fascinating are the glimpses you get into the life of the Darwins in the family rooms. And there’s an exciting interactive multimedia tour, narrated by David Attenborough, to tell you more about how Darwin developed his ideas. For anyone with an interest in science and evolution, this is a fascinating family day out in Kent. Don't Miss

Celebrate Christmas at Bletchley Park Christmas Grotto Give your children a magical treat this Christmas; the chance to meet their hero, Father Christmas himself. Festive Afternoon Tea Add a touch of luxury to your visit to Bletchley Park with a festive afternoon tea complete with turkey sandwiches and cinnamon scones! Christmas opening hours Bletchley park is open to visitors daily over the festive period except for 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January. Free Resources Close If you are trying to view the videos from inside a school or university, your IT admin may need to enable streaming on your network. Please see the Internet Filtering section of our Technical Requirements page. DVDs AND OTHER COPIES

Hayward Gallery See all events taking place in Hayward Gallery Hayward Gallery has a long history of presenting work by the world's most adventurous and innovative artists. For free entry to all exhibitions become a Southbank Centre Member. Opened by Her Majesty The Queen in 1968, it is an outstanding example of sixties brutalist architecture and is one of the few remaining buildings of this style. It was designed by a group of young architects, including Dennis Crompton, Warren Chalk and Ron Herron. Hayward Gallery is named after the late Sir Isaac Hayward, the former leader of the London County Council.

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General history The British Museum was founded in 1753, the first national public museum in the world. From the beginning it granted free admission to all 'studious and curious persons'. Visitor numbers have grown from around 5,000 a year in the eighteenth century to nearly 6 million today. The eighteenth century: origins of the British Museum Norfolk Museums Service - Norwich Castle One of Norwich’s most famous landmarks, Norwich Castle was built by the Normans as a Royal Palace 900 years ago. Explore the Castle's history as a palace and later as a prison, and enjoy our fabulous collections of fine art, archaeology, and natural history as well as the Royal Norfolk Regimental Museum collections. For more information, please contact our friendly museum staff on 01603 493625 or email museums@norfolk.gov.uk. Norwich Castle Highlights

ngss.nsta.org/#dci Registration Now Open for New Virtual Conference: NGSS Practices in Action Are you looking for practical strategies for integrating the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) into your classroom? Join NSTA for an intensive one-day virtual conference to learn how to apply the NGSS practices with K-12 students. During this web-based professional learning opportunity participants will: Explore the practices modeling, explanation and argumentation, and engineeringLearn about specific strategies by grade level and disciplineAsk questions of NGSS expertsEngage in dialogue with science educators from across the country Great Court Gallery space The design of the Great Court provided two new gallery spaces. The Sainsbury Galleries house a display of objects from the Museum's Africa collection. The Wellcome Trust Gallery is home to a series of long term, cross-cultural, thematic exhibitions, currently based around Living and Dying. In addition to this a new space for temporary exhibitions, Room 35, was also built.

Pensthorpe Natural Park - Parkland / Woodland Garden in Fakenham, Fakenham - Visit North Norfolk Love nature...love Pensthorpe! Pensthorpe Natural Park is a great place to get children involved in wildlife and the great outdoors. Not only is there a huge variety of birds and wildlife to spot, but families can choose from a range of activities to engage everyone whatever their age. Feed the birds at one of our specialist locations, get stuck in with our wildlife tracker trail or try your hand at pond dipping. Come along and meet some of our rare and native species such as Cranes, Corncrakes and Red Squirrels or hop aboard our landrover and explore with the Wensum Discover Tour. From… read more

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