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Find something that is designed to solve a problem, something that is designed to take measurements and something with an interesting pattern on it…

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Maths Activity Trail

Explore maths-related exhibits in our galleries with fun activities and challenges.

This free downloadable image bank showcases the tools, people and challenges behind the development of computers.

Cut out simple shape templates and look through them to find similar shapes in the real world with this free learning activity.

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Mystery tubes

Work out how shoelaces are connected inside a closed tube.

Make a device called a phenakistoscope, which displays a continuously looping animation.

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