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The Forgotten Showman family activities

Enjoy family fun inspired by our latest exhibition! Create your own comic book and see interactive 3D animation in action.

Comic Book Creators

Time: 13.30–16.00 on Saturday 11 January; 10.00–13.00 on Sunday 12 January

Be inspired by some great inventors and make your very own comic book! 

Suitable for families with children aged 5+.

Moving Models demo

Time: Look out for demos throughout the day

Before film was invented, the Victorians used zoetropes to create moving pictures. Come along to this demo to see 4-Mation, an interactive 3D zoetrope which uses modern technology to create amazing moving models!

Suitable for families with children aged 5+. Please be aware that this demo includes strobing light.