Two smiling girls put on a sea creature puppet show

Little Explorer Days

Especially for Little Explorers aged 3–5 years old, Little Explorer days are themed fun-packed days filled with things like workshops, drop-ins and make and take activities.

What's On - 29 February & 1 March 2020 // Up, Up and Away

Blow big bubbles, launch rockets and learn about the air around us as we investigate things that float and fly.


Create your very own bubble blower and stand inside a giant bubble!

Wind Socks

Design and make your own wind sock. Take it home and try it out on a windy day.

Air Explorers

Join us as we explore the air around us in this investigative workshop.

Balloon Rockets

Learn about forces as we launch our balloon rockets into space.

Up, Up and Away

Play and pretend. Will you be the captain of a plane or a helicopter pilot?

Next Little Explorer Dates

  • 28 and 29 March 2020 // How Does Your Garden Grow?

About Little Explorer Days

Activities for Little Explorer Days run from 10.30am to 3.30pm. The Science Mall is open from 10am to 5pm, so there’s plenty of time throughout the day to explore.

If you have a Science Passport, you can use your Passport for free admission on all Little Explorer Days so it's a perfect time to pick one up

If you don't have a Science Passport, under 3s go free. For children (age 3-15), standard Science Mall entry is £9.50, and adults pay the standard Science Mall entry of £11.50.


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