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Science Museum Great Object Hunt: Explorer

Find something you wish you had invented; strike a pose and take a museum selfie…


Follow your curiosity and work together to complete the challenges while exploring the amazing objects in the galleries of the Science Museum, London.

This activity is designed to encourage discussion about how science and technology have shaped our lives.

It should last between 30 and 40 minutes and works best if you have a pen or a camera with you.

Learning outcomes

  • Make links between museum objects, curriculum science and everyday life.
  • Recognise the relevance and applications of science in our everyday lives.
  • Use observation, curiosity and communication skills.

Downloadable resources

Science Museum Great Object Hunt – Explorer (PDF Document)

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