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Optical illusions

2:00pm-3:00pm on Saturday 23 March
2:00pm-3:00pm on Sunday 24 March

Times shown are in GMT (UTC +0) up to the 26th March. For events on or after 27th March times are in BST (UTC +1).

Whipple Museum of the History of Science, Free School Lane, CB2 3RH

Throughout the history of science, people have been fascinated by the way vision works and how it can be tricked. Come along and discover how moving images can be created in different ways, how colours combine in unexpected ways and how you can tell a story in just four frames. You will also have the chance to create your own thaumatrope and experiment with zoetropes and colour wheels.

Booking/Registration is: UNAVAILABLE

Additional Information

Age: Children under 12
Format: Workshop
Timing: In person
Cost: Free
Event Capacity: Drop-in activity
Theme: Discovery
Accessibility: Accessible toilet, Step-free access, Lift

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