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Children's Activity Event, Sat 11 Mar 2017
Castle Park,Colchester,Essex,CO1 1UG
Join us for a day of free activities at Hollytrees Museum to celebrate British Science Week.Make Your Own Thaumatrope! - By spinning your Thaumatrope you create an optical illusion. Design your own 'wonder-turner'Out of the Box: Fascinating Photographs - Handle objects and find out more about the photographs in the museum's collection.Meet Colchester's first photographer - Benjamin Monson, our costumed guide, will share stories and show you some of the earliest images of the town. Storytelling at 11am, 12pm, 2pm, and 3pm.
Access may be limited for users of larger wheelchairs, a manual wheelchair is available for use. Owing to fire regulations, groups of more than two wheelchair users need to pre-book.
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Map reference: TM 000252 Lat: 51.89008 Long: 0.90536
Hollytrees Museum is situated in the Castle Park, just off Colchester High Street.