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A frosty winter morning at Woolsthorpe Manor
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Things to see and do

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What's on 

Upcoming events

The science of space

Thu 16 Feb 2017
11:00-15:00
Explore space and the forces at work, plus Newton's reflecting telescope, astronomy and the mysteries in our universe. Talks and science activities - you can even make and fire your own rocket. Small charges apply for craft events

Come stargazing

Thu 16 Feb 2017
17:30-20:30
Come and explore the skies at Isaac Newton's birthplace - with local astronomers and a team from the National Space Centre and their planetarium. Hands-on activities, talks and demonstrations -and, weather permitting, some actual stars!

British Science Week at Woolsthorpe Manor

Wed 15 Mar 2017
11:00-15:00
Celebrate British Science Week - at Woolsthorpe there'll be talks, demonstrations and hands-on stuff led by our volunteers. Nothing too technical - unless you have a really tricky question to ask them...

What would Isaac do?

Sat 18 Mar 2017
11:00-15:00
Take a new look at the world - through Isaac Newton's eyes. What would he be doing if he were growing up at Woolsthorpe in 2017? Family science activities for British Science Week.

Stained glass workshop

Tue 21 Mar 2017
10:30-14:30
Practical workshop led by Strawberry Glass exploring the skills of stained glass copper foiling to make a small glass panel to take home. Tuition, all materials and a light lunch included.

Crafty Sundays at Woolsthorpe

Sun 09 Apr 2017
11:00-16:00
One Sunday a month we're inviting local stallholders to bring their wares to Woolsthorpe for a mini-craft event - just drop in and see what's here this month!
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Eating and shopping

A visitor with a bowl of soup and a slice of fresh bread at a National Trust café

Soup and science - what's not to like? 

We're just off the A1 so it's easy to drop in for a light lunch on your travels. Beware, though, lots of people start with the soup and get engrossed in the science!

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Get involved

Volunteers prepare flowers for a special event at Woolsthorpe Manor

Become a volunteer 

We're always ready to welcome new volunteers so take a look at the kind of roles we offer and how to join the team.