Saturday 13 August - Sunday 27 November

Enter the curious world of automata, tinker with hands-on activities and be delighted with this fun-filled, interactive experience that combines art, technology and science. Curious Contraptions includes 30 push-button operated exhibits of automata, six hand-cranked interactives and an ensemble workshop.

Showcasing works from the UK’s finest contemporary automata makers this is a visually stunning and playful experience, perfect for children, families and adults.

Proudly supported by Pelorus Trust

Created and toured by Cabaret Mechanical Theatre, London

Entry by donation


Friday 7 October | 10.00am - 1.00pm

Join Sarah the Scientist for a day of making curious contraptions.

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Entries close midnight Sunday 16 October 2022

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