'50 things' to do at the Foundry

Children bird watching

Why not tick off some of your '50 things' to do indoors or carry on with some more outdoors activities.

There are lots of '50 things' that you can do at Finch Foundry. These are just a few suggestions to get you started.


After a good look round the foundry and tool collection you could see if you can

  • Find a room with a strong smell.
  • Get to know how an object was made.
  • Decide whether you would prefer to have lived or worked here


  • Watch a bird
  • Go cloud watching
  • Make friends with a bug
  • Play Pooh sticks
  • Keep a nature diary