Hands On Half Term At Beaulieu
Get ‘hands-on’ at Beaulieu This particular February half-term, 13th – 21st, with interactive activities for all the family to enjoy.
Visit Driving Change, the brand-new display which explores motoring innovations, technologies, safety in addition to alternative power for the future.
inside display, meet the Beaulieu crash test dummy in addition to push a button to hear him talk. Turn knobs to see how gears, suspension in addition to engines work, then make your own balloon-powered product car in addition to race in which to see how fast in which will go.
Pick up a pass book in addition to follow the kids’ fact-finding trail, collect a stamp at each of the ‘hands-on’ activity stations in addition to enjoy your reward using a Refresher drink at the Brabazon Restaurant.
Take a close-up look at motoring objects inside National Motor Museum, with special ‘drop-in’ sessions running between 11am in addition to 4.30pm daily. Hold, handle in addition to investigate motoring artefacts, early motoring clothing in addition to fascinating photos in addition to documents.
Take a pod-ride through 100 years of motoring history on Wheels, experience the sights, sounds in addition to smells of Jack Tucker’s 1930s country garage in addition to see the museum’s astonishing collection of over 250 vehicles, through some of the fastest British Land Speed Record breaking machines to oddities such as a giant motorised orange!
inside historic ruins of Beaulieu Abbey, join the costumed monk to build a medieval arch in addition to get your hands on traditional tools to discover the secrets of builders of the time. Learn about the Abbey inside 13th century in addition to explore the exhibition on monastic life.
In Palace House, the home of the Montagu family since 1538, learn through costumed guides what cooking inside busy kitchen of a Victorian country house was definitely like. Chat to the Kitchen Maid in addition to examine Victorian cooking utensils, then guess what they were used for.
All of the February half-term activities are included inside standard Beaulieu admission cost, which can be bought online in advance at www.beaulieu.co.uk. Beaulieu is usually open through 10am – 5pm daily, for more details phone 01590 612345.
by Mr Butterscotch via Car Articles