October Half Term Events

As Halloween approaches we have a whole bunch of events for you over the October Half Term. Our theme is ‘Blood and Guts!

Join us to get hands-on with activities that are sure to gross you out, and spend time in our fantastic Pod experience learning the fundamentals about human health.

These events are suitable for children aged 7 – 12 and their families.

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In a Heartbeat and Pod Show experience

 Join your blood cells on a journey of discovery through the circulatory system, and explore the fundamentals of human health in our Pod experience.

This two-part event will take place in Centre of the Cell’s unique ‘pods’, and features interactive games, films, and more – all led by expert Centre of the Cell Explainers. The Pod show experience takes place in a room suspended above the labs of the Blizard Institute in Whitechapel. In a Heartbeat takes place in our brand-new Neuron Pod, next door. After In a Heartbeat there is a chance to get hands on with some activities and delve deeper into the science.

This event is suitable for children aged 7-12 and their families.

Monday 21st October 2:00pm – 4:15pm

Thursday 24th August 10:00am – 12:15pm

Please note that tickets are non-refundable. However, it may be possible to transfer your tickets to an alternative date or event if required, subject to availability.

Adults (£8.00); Children (£6.00); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£6.00); Under 3s (free)

Book your visit now

For enquiries please call 020 7882 2562 or email info@centreofthecell.org

Please note that children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (aged 16+) at all times.

Gut Feeling and Pod Show Experience

Gut Feeling titleLet us take you on the weird and wonderful journey of one boy’s breakfast as it gets chomped and chewed in the mouth, pushed through the oesophagus, churned in stomach acids, absorbed in the intestines and greeted by the toilet bowl!

This two-part event will take place in Centre of the Cell’s unique ‘pods’, and features interactive games, films, and more – all led by expert Centre of the Cell Explainers. The Pod show experience takes place in a room suspended above the labs of the Blizard Institute in Whitechapel. The Gut Feeling show takes place in our brand-new Neuron Pod, next door. After Gut Feeling there is a chance to get hands on with some activities and delve deeper into the science.

This event is suitable for children aged 7 – 12, and their families.

Tuesday 22nd October 10:00am – 12:15pm

Wednesday 23rd October 10:00am – 12:15pm

Friday 25th October 2:00pm – 4:15pm (sold out)

Please note that tickets are non-refundable. However, it may be possible to transfer your tickets to an alternative date or event if required, subject to availability.

Adults (£8.00); Children (£6.00); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£6.00); Under 3s (free)

Book your visit now

For enquiries please call 020 7882 2562 or email info@centreofthecell.org

Please note that children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (aged 16+) at all times.