This session is designed to offer after school clubs/groups a great introduction to the railway and a chance to explore behind the scenes. Links to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics). Ideal for Cubs/Scouts, Brownies/Guides and after school clubs.
The session will include a selection of these activities:
§ A tour of our engineering workshops - Get up close to our steam locomotives in our engineering workshops
§ Signalling session - Learn how we move multiple engines across our single-track railway and have a go on our mini-signalling display
§ Build a bridge - Have a go at designing and building a bridge that could be used on our railway
§ Footplate tour - Find out what it takes to drive and fire an engine from one of engine crews on board a steam engine (engine will not be in steam)
The activities run will be dependent on weather and time of year (lighting).
This session takes place in the afternoon or evening at Ropley.
Price: £2 per child
For more information or to book please email firstname.lastname@example.org