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THE BIG MELT Bringing the region's steel heritage to life Skip Intro
AIR PAVILION Feel the force of the wind and create stunning patterns with the air Skip Intro
EARTH PAVILION Blast it, Dig it and rock your way around Earth Skip Intro
FIRE PAVILION Forge an understanding of heat and Let your imagination catch fire Skip Intro
WATER PAVILION Go with the flow and 'wet' your appetite Skip Intro
SCI-TEK Play outside and have some big fun. For children of all ages.
AQUA-TEK Outdoor water adventure. Warning: you will get wet!
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Magna Alert

It's October Half-Term here at Magna! See the What's On page for details!

A fantastic day out for all ages.

The Science Adventure Centre is a hands-on experience, packed with interactive exhibits and fascinating displays. Explore the wonders of Science and Technology in our four pavilions – Air, Earth, Fire & Water!

Splash in water, operate real JCB’s in Earth, marvel at a tornado made of fire and even explode a rock face! Magna is a coats-on experience; set in the old Templeborough steelworks, The Big Melt and Face of Steel offer an exciting journey into the world of steelmaking.

What's here

Magna Education

Magna offers four pavilions focusing on Air, Earth, Fire & Water which house over 100 interactive exhibits facilitating learning through investigation and play. Our Big Melt show and Face of Steel also provide a historical journey to educate children about the regions steelmaking heritage.



An exciting learning environment where pupils can explore science and technology in the world around us.



An exciting experience that challenges pupils to learn about science, technology, engineering and design.


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Magna is a educational charity and provides unique learning opportunities outside of the classroom.

What's on at Magna

What's on at Magna

An event at Magna is one nobody can forget. Only Magna has the space, the imagination and the flexibility to give you what you want in an awesome venue.

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Book online now to receive up to 10% off your tickets against on the door pricing.