Techniquest

Lab workshop
45 minutes
Ages 7+
£2 per person (add-on to admission)

Discover the fundamentals of DNA, unravel its mysteries and understand its significance.

Through hands-on activities, you will construct a double helix model, investigate the similarities and differences between human DNA and that of animals and fruits, fostering a deeper comprehension of genetic diversity.

Culminating the experience, you will get the thrilling opportunity to extract DNA from a strawberry, witnessing the marvels of science firsthand in an interactive and fun-filled session!

  • Minimum age requirement: 7+

    This activity is not suitable for children under 7. All children booked into the workshop must be accompanied by at least 1 paying adult. Children under 7 will not be admitted.

  • Tickets

    Please note that every workshop ticket must be booked in conjunction with a valid admissions ticket. Availability is limited, so the best way to guarantee your space is to book in advance.

 

When is this on?

13–16 February & 2–3 March

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available dates

Location

The KLA Lab

Techniquest’s newly-refurbished Lab space is the perfect place to get hands-on with all kinds of science experiments.

What are you waiting for? Grab your lab coat and goggles and let’s do some science!


Please note that we are able to accommodate 2 guests in wheelchairs per workshop.

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