Spring School Holiday Activities

Museum Express school holiday science show

Splish Splash - The Science of Water

These school holidays come and have a splash aroundthe science of water. Let us explore the ebb and flow of water together. Museum Express is looking at things wet and wild. Why is water wet, why is water sticky, why is water a liquid? Buckets and buckets on the science of water. Don’t forget to bring an umbrella!

Age: All
When: 11.15am, 12.15pm and 1.15pm
Tuesday 26 September and 3 October, Thursday 28 September and 5 October
Cost: Free! However shows do fill up, so arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Amusement Park Mayhem with LEGO®

Kids learn about axles, engineering and touch on Newtons Laws as they explore the Ferris wheel. Then kids get a ticket to ride with BRICKS 4 KIDZ® Amusement Park Mayhem!
 Kids build their favourite rides, learning how to make things spin, roll, turn and rock. They will take what they have learned to design their own thrills and challenges. Motorised models maximise the action and fun.

Age: 5+ years
When: 10.15 - 11.45am, 12:00 - 1.30pm, 2.15 - 3.45pm
Wednesday 27 September & 4 October
Cost: $15 per child
Bookings essential on 4974 1401

A Very Hungry Caterpillar

Wiggle, giggle and pop as Julie Logan Music inspires the whole family to swing, sway, dance and play your way into spring! Presented by Newcastle Youth Orchestra. Suitable from birth to 6 years with an adult to share the interactive musical fun - older siblings welcome too. Fancy dress is optional, come dressed as bugs and caterpillars!
Age: 0-6 years

When: Sunday 8 October 10.30am - 11.30am
Cost: Free! no bookings required


Newcastle Museum
6 Workshop Way