Muscling In

Muscling InExplore the wonders of your magnificent muscles and brilliant bones in the Muscling In show! Discover how our muscles, bones and joints work together to help us move and find out how many bones there are in the human skeleton. Uncover what bones are made of, see what it takes to curl a bicep and learn how to keep your muscles healthy!

Each session offers the opportunity to take part in a Pod show inside our cell-shaped Pod, suspended over the laboratories of the Blizard Institute.

This event is suitable for children and families aged 7+

Wednesday 5th April 11am – 1:15pm

Wednesday 5th April 2:00 – 4:15pmTime Out London Logo

Tuesday 11th April 11am – 1:15pm (sold out)

Tuesday 11th April 2:00 – 4:15pm

Friday 21st April 2:00 – 4:15pm

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Adults (£7); Children (£5); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£5); Under 3s (free)

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.

In a Heartbeat

HeartA fun and interactive show all about the human heart, blood and circulation. It looks at what the heart does and what you can do to keep it healthy. What is your heart rate and blood pressure and how does your heart respond to exercise?

Each session offers the opportunity to take part in a Pod show inside our cell-shaped Pod, suspended over the laboratories of the Blizard Institute.

This event is suitable for children and families aged 7+

 

Friday 7th April 10am – 12:15pm

Wednesday 12th April 11am – 1:15pmTime Out London Logo

Wednesday 12th April 2:00 – 4:15pm (sold out)

Wednesday 19th April 2:00 – 4:15pm

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Adults (£7); Children (£5); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£5); Under 3s (free)

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.

A Mummy for Melissa

A Mummy for MelissaMeet Melissa, a newborn monster who is trying to find her mummy! Along the way she meets lots of new friends who teach her about the wonderful world of living things, cells and DNA! Created in partnership with East London Genes & Health, this is a child-friendly introduction to the concepts of cells and genetic inheritance.

Please note these 45 minute sessions DO NOT include a visit to the Pod.

This event is suitable for children aged 4 – 7 years.

Tuesday 11th April 10:00 – 10:45amTime Out London Logo

Wednesday 12th April 10:00 – 10:45am

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Adults (£5); Children (£3); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£3); Under 3s (free)

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.

The Genes and Evolution Show

PeacockIt’s time to get excited about evolution and giddy about genes! Uncover how long your DNA is, pair up chromosomes in our sock match challenge and find out which gene is responsible for producing snot! Discover how different animals are adapted to their environments, search for hidden creatures in our camouflage test and find out what scientists are doing in the East London Genes & Health project to help us understand more about genes.

Please note these 60 minute sessions DO NOT include a visit to the Pod.

This event is suitable for children and families aged 7+

Thursday 13th April 11am – 12pm

Thursday 13th April 1pm – 2pm

Thursday 13th April 3pm – 4pm

Tuesday 18th April 11am – 12pm

Tuesday 18th April 1pm – 2pm

Tuesday 18th April 3pm – 4pm

These sessions are free of charge thanks to the generous funding of the Wellcome Trust awarded to the East London Genes & Health project. Booking is essential.

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

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