What’s on at NRM York

British Science Week

An action-packed weekend of activities as part of British Science Week featuring Network Rail, Think Forensic, Animals Intuition and Platform 4 theatre.

21 Mar 2015 - 22 Mar 2015
Suitable for all ages, Adults, Families
Events, Family activities

British Science Week is a ten-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths. We're working with several external partners to highlight some of the science behind our railways.

Network Rail

Join Network Rail with their Mobile Safety Vehicle, highlighting the developments in technology that have improved railway safety.

Think Forensic

Fingerprinting, hairs and fibres; it's all in a day's work for Think Forensic. Have you got what it takes to be a forensic scientist?

Animals In-Tuition

Get up close to a variety of creatures with Animal In-tuition (Saturday only).

Platform 4 Theatre

Platform 4 theatre performances will tell the story of the development of the Japanese Bullet Train.

and more....

There'll also be hands-on activities, footplate access and our regular Science Shows and talks on how steam engines work: check your daily diary when you arrive.

See also

Background: 'Skegness is so Bracing' LNER Poster