‘Roar’ into summer at Scienceworks

15 December, 2011

Scratch below the surface
Scratch below the surface
Source: Museum Victoria

Explore the fascinating world of dinosaurs this summer school holidays as you ‘scratch below the surface’ to learn the science of palaeontology.

26 December to 5 February 2012

Dinosaur Detectives
Dig up clues from the past found in the present and discover the world of dinosaurs in this 20-minute live show! All ages.
Time: Daily 1pm
Cost: Included with Scienceworks admission

Experiment Zone - From Bone to Stone
Explore what it's like to be a palaeontologist and get your hands dirty with our experiments in this 30-minute hands-on workshop. Ages 6 – 12.
Time: Daily 11am, 12pm and 2.30pm
Cost: Included with Scienceworks admission

Shadow-saurus
Make your very own dinosaur shadow puppet and watch it become larger than life before your eyes in our forest theatre! All ages.
Time: All day
Cost: Included with Scienceworks admission

Screening - Dinosaur Walk
Sit back, relax and find out about fossils and dinosaurs from our very own Museum Victoria palaeontologists! All ages.
Time: All day
Cost: Included with Scienceworks admission

Frozen Moments
Step back in time and get your hands on a piece of the prehistoric past with the fossilised remains of dinosaurs, animals, insects and plants on our interactive touch trolley. All ages.
Time: 10.30am & 3.30pm
Cost: Included with Scienceworks admission

Explore-a-saurus
Explore 'how we know what we know' about the most famous of prehistoric creatures – dinosaurs! This exhibition includes animatronic dinosaurs, that let you explore their world and see some of them come to life!
Cost: Adults $18, Concession $6 and Children (3-16 years) $5. Includes general entry to Scienceworks.

Tilt – new Melbourne Planetarium show!
When the seasons go crazy it's up to Annie and Max to set things right. Join them on a whirlwind adventure as they find out how the seasons work and discover a new angle on the world.
Time: Daily 2pm
Cost: Adults $16, Concession $5 and Children (3-16 years) $4.50. Includes general entry to Scienceworks.

Scienceworks, 2 Booker St, Spotswood. (Melway 56, B1). Open daily 10.00am – 4.30pm. Admission: Adult $10, Children and Concession FREE. Additional charges apply to Planetarium and Lightning Room shows. For further details phone 03 9392 4800 or visit museumvictoria.com.au/scienceworks 

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