National Science Week returns to the Alton Towers Resort during Monday 24th - Friday 28th March 2014!
Discover more about forces and learn how the combination of gravity, a 30 metre drop and 85 kilometres per hour affects your body! Then enjoy the rest of your day experiencing the science behind Alton Towers Resort's biggest rollercoasters!
After a hugely successful 2013, National Science and Engineering Week will be exploding to life at the Alton Towers Resort in 2014!
View 2013 National Science Week event with this short video!
In 2014, there will be many fantastical shows and workshops taking place that are suitable for both primary and secondary school pupils
Bookings are now being taken! Book today for next year's spectacular National Science Week event. Book now and don't pay anything until 10 working days before you visit!
Tickets include entry to the Alton Towers Theme Park and entry to the ride archive.
To book call 0871 282 5194*
National Science Week shines the spotlight each March on how the sciences, technology, engineering and maths relate to our everyday lives, and helps to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers with fun and participative events and activities.
*calls cost 10p from a BT landline plus network extras.
Show location: to be confirmed
Learn about the stars, light, sun temperatures, planets, seasons and the galaxy with The Little Star That Could 360 degree show. Follow Little Star on his search for other planets and along the way meets other stars, learns what makes each star special, and discovers that stars combine to form star clusters and galaxies!
The Little Star show will be running daily during National Science Week at 10:30, 12:30, 14:30 and 15:30.
While learning about eclipses, the Ice Age, Earth's water cycle and differences between the Earth and Moon, the audience is taken on a roller-coaster-like ride through the canyons of raging rivers, hot flowing lava, and of course, some rides at the Alton Towers Theme Park along the way too, in this fantastic 360 degree show!
The Earth's Wild Ride show will be running daily during National Science Week at 09:30, 11:30 and 13:30.
Feel the friction, mess with magnets and get to grips with gravity.
Who is the most attractive? Do heavy things really fall faster? Is there gravity on the moon? Action and reaction, speed and energy take you out of this world to discover that forces feel very different in space and at the Alton Towers Theme Park in this hands-on 360 degree show!
The Forces show will be running daily during National Science Week at 09:45, 10:30, 11:45, 13:15, 14:00 and 15:00.
Discover how our new attraction, The Smiler, works in The Science of Rollercoasters show. Step into our workshop and learn how the combination of gravity, a 30 metre drop and a speed of 85 kilometres per hour affects your body! We will also look at the designs and affects of our other thrilling Rollercoasters such as Oblivion and Rita.
The Science of Rollercoasters show will be running daily during National Science Week at 09:45, 11:00, 12:30, 13:45 and 15:00.
For the very best deals available, buy your Theme Park tickets online direct from Alton Towers Resort.
For the very best deals available, buy your Waterpark tickets online direct from Alton Towers Resort.
The Waterpark operates a strict adult to child regulation to comply with health and safety standards. Please adhere to the below when making a booking:
1 person over the age of 16 : 1 child (4 years and under)1 person over the age of 16 : 2 children (ages 5 - 9 years)
For the purpose of the adult to child ratio, an adult is regarded as a responsible adult over the age of 16.
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