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Museums and galleries

Prehistoric cave deposits unearthed

Prehistoric skull

16 March 2013 10:00am - 12:00pm

Family workshop to celebrate National Science Festival 2013.

 

Celebrating this year’s National Science Festival theme “Inventions and Discoveries”, we delve into the murky mysteries of our geology drawers and discover artefacts preserved in caves from the times when cave bears and hyenas roamed in Yorkshire!

Booking is required, contact (0113) 214 1548.

Price:   Free

Contact details:   Please contact the Discovery Centre direct (0113) 214 1548 to book your place or if you have any queries.

Additional information:  

 

Leeds Museum Discovery Centre 

Carlisle Road
Leeds
LS10 1LB

t.   0113 378 2100

Details  

Leeds Museum Discovery Centre is a unique museum resource. Housing and caring for Leeds' fantastic collections, the Discovery Centre is a state-of-the-art storage facility. The Discovery Centre will open on Saturdays and Sundays for advertised workshops and conferences only, these need to be booked in advance. Please refer to the specific event for times.

Facilities  

Baby change
Toilets
Conference facilities
Meeting rooms
Education facilities

Access  

Follow the link on the right for more information about access at the Discovery Centre.

Public transport  

Finding your way to the Discovery Centre. By bus: Bus number 28 runs between Leeds City Centre and the Discovery Centre. By train: The Discovery Centre is a 2.2 mile walk from Leeds railway station. By car: If you are using a route planner, our postcode is LS10 1LB. Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676.

Parking  

A large free car park is situated on site with access from Sayner Lane. This includes disabled parking (two designated bays).

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