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Famous Polish Scientists - Educational Workshop

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  • Thu 29 Sep ’16, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
  • Wed 5 Oct ’16, 10:00am – 12:05pm


Polish Heritage Trust Museum, 125 Elliot Street, Howick


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $8.00


Polish Museum

Event is part of the 2016 Auckland Heritage Festival.

Booking is recommended or please ring for other available dates

This Copernicus and Curie workshops one of the varied educational presentations for families we offer at the museum, with 2 hours of learning and activities. This programme is for 7 years plus.

Learn about the scientific work and discoveries of Nicholas Copernicus (sun-centred solar system) and Marie Curie (discovery of radium and polonium, development of mobile X-Rays for the battlefield in WW1. A 2x Nobel Prize winner.

Create a model of the solar system and/or a model X-ray picture to take home. You will also view two short visual presentations. Stay awhile and see the galleries in the museum, we are open till 4 pm.

Other AHF event is Polish paper cut out workshop and is on at 10 am - 12noon.

Contact details: Phone - 09 533 3530 or Email - phtmuseum@ihug.co.nz.

The Polish Museum is for all New Zealanders. "GLAM" Gallery, Library, Archive, Museum.

Howick is a destination that offers variety including Howick beach, Stockade Hill, various Fencible sites and historical walks, All Saints Church, Uxbridge Creative Arts Centre, Te Tuhi Gallery and Howick Historical Village.

The quaint Howick village shops are a 5-minute walk from the museum and the Botany Town Centre is a 10-minute drive. We look forward to welcoming you to "Polish Scientists, an educational holiday event in Howick", the Howick district and the Polish Museum.

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