Energy on the Move at Enginuity family workshops this Spring half-term

Date Posted: 15th April 2014

Energy on the Move at Enginuity family workshops this Spring half-term Discover more about different types of energy and how its transferred at the drop-in Energy on the Move family workshops to be held at Enginuity, near Ironbridge during the spring half-term school holiday from Saturday 24th May until Sunday 1st June 2014.

Activities will include using craft materials and an electric motor to make a fun ‘dancing jitterbug’ and then see how it transfers electrical energy into kinetic energy as it moves around. Families will be able to use a variety of materials to decorate their jitterbug, such as lolly sticks, tissue paper and brightly coloured card. Workshops will be held daily between 10.30am and 3.45pm; activities will vary from day-to-day and jitterbugs will cost £2.50 each in addition to the museum entrance fee.


Open 10am to 5pm Enginuity is one of the Ironbridge Gorge Museums. A great value Annual Passport Ticket allowing entry into all ten museums, valid for twelve months and unlimited return visits, costs £27.50 per adult, £21 for the 60 plus, £16.50 for students and children and £68 for a family of two adults and all their children aged up to 18 years in full time education (terms and conditions apply); under 5s free. Activities and workshops vary day-to-day and some carry an extra charge in addition to the museum admission fee. Individual museum entry tickets are also available


For further information, contact the Ironbridge Visitor Information Centre on Tel: 01952 433 424 or visit The Gorge is easily reached via the M6 and M54 motorways exiting at Telford (M54 junction 4 or 6).


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