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National Science Week 2013

Monday, 18 March, 2013 - 09:00 to Friday, 22 March, 2013 - 18:00

From Monday 18th - Friday 22nd March National Science week will be exploding to life at the Alton Towers Resort! There will be many fantastical talks and workshops taking place that are suitable for both primary and secondary school pupils. We have Dr Ken from Teachers TV and a roller coaster and relativity show for secondary school pupils. For primary school pupils there will be two fantastic 360 degree dome shows to choose from! There will be Earth's Wild Ride and Forces on show both linked to our Theme Park rides! Plus there will be plenty of free activities to take part in such as our Ride Quest and our Ride Archive. New! Your class could win an exclusive ride on our new roller coaster when it opens in 2013 during Science Week! Simply visit for information on how to enter!

Chemistry, Construction/ Industry, Earth Science, Electronics, Environmental Science, General Science, Information, Materials Science, Maths, Physics, Space Science, Technology and Topical Science
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Under 5's, 5–7 year olds, 7–11 year olds, 11–14 year olds, 14–16 year olds, 16–18 year olds and 18+
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