The Big Bang @ Cromford Mills 2019
Time & Location
About The Event
TWO DAY BIG BANG EVENT! 10th - 11th August 2019
Celebrating everything that is STEM as part of The Big Bang @ events we are delighted to announce an added event at Cromford Mills.
Nestled in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales, Sir Richard Arkwright's Cromford Mills is part of the Derwent Valley Mills UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Fair is the largest celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) for young people in the UK.
On 10th & 11th August we are bringing the Big Bang to Cromford Mill! The event will be open to families with children of all ages.
Exotic Zoo – A hands-on immersive experience to engage and excite people about our amazing planet, our ecosystems and the animals that call it their home. Visitors get to see and touch meercats, armadillos and various reptiles.
The Discovery Pod with National Farmers' Union (NFU) – The Discovery Pod enthuses children to learn about agriculture and where food comes from. Children and adults alike can have a go at a host of farming themed STEM activities and challenges learn about the amazing technology farmers use every day to put food on our plates.
Rotary International – The Build A Bridge challenge encourages team work as visitors will immerse themselves in an engineering challenge that will test their problem solving and thinking.
Batak Reaction Test – Are your reaction times as fast as Lewis Hamilton? Are you ‘in the zone’ or easily distracted? This quick-fire Batak Board reaction test shows how our brilliant brains react to messages and how we can train our minds to respond more quickly. Visitors will also be able to learn about heart rate increase through exercise as they challenge themselves on our rowing machines.
Hydropower Workshop – Learn all about renewable energy resources and build your own wind turbine!
For more information please email: email@example.com Ref Cromford Mill BB Event