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The joy of small things - the smallest things in the store!

Leeds Museum Discovery Centre.

22 March 2014 10:00am - 12:00pm

Tour for families.


Sometimes the coolest things in the collection are the smallest.

Get your magnifiers and microscopes ready as we take a look at tiny fig wasps, a squid's eyeball and rusty Roman hobnails!

Booking is required, contact (0113) 378 2100.


Price:   Free

Contact details:   For specific event enquiries, please contact us on (0113) 378 2100 or email discovery.centre@leeds.gov.uk for more details.

Additional information:  

Leeds Discovery Centre 

Carlisle Road
LS10 1LB

t.   0113 378 2100


Leeds 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. Leeds 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.


Baby change
Conference facilities
Meeting rooms
Education facilities


For information on access at this venue, please look for the link under 'related pages' or visit http://www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/Pages/discoverycentre/Access-at-Leeds-Museum-Discovery-Centre.aspx
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Public transport  

Finding your way to Leeds Discovery Centre. By bus: Bus number 28 runs between Leeds bus station and Liberty Dock, a short walk from Leeds Discovery Centre. (There is also a 28 stop on Albion Street). Bus number 70 runs between Leeds train station and Liberty Dock (with an additional stop on Infirmary Street). By train: The Discovery Centre is a one-mile walk from Leeds railway station. By car: If you are using a route planner, our postcode is LS10 1LB. A large free car park is accessible from Sayner Lane. This includes disabled parking (two designated bays). By bike: Bike racks are available outside Leeds Discovery Centre. Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676.

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