Emergency! Earthquakes and Volcanoes Show

Event information

Event type: show

Location: Attenborough Studio

Suitable for: Key Stage 2

Capacity: 90 students

Duration: 30 minutes

Ticket prices:

£3 per student
Booking required

Explore the exciting world of volcanoes and earthquakes and their effects on society in this action-packed science show. 

Students and teachers will investigate geological forces from deep within the Earth using interactive demonstrations. The group will make a real earthquake and pour lava - but will it gain the skills and knowledge to save a town from catastrophe? 

This show highlights the awesome power of our planet's natural forces and demonstrates the importance and challenge of natural disaster prediction. In this immersive experience students won't just see a show but become part of the story. 

Learning themes: structure of the Earth, tectonic plates, earthquakes and volcanoes, natural hazards

Pre-visit information and curriculum links PDF (30KB)

Event dates
5 June 2017 10.30-11.00, 11.30-12.00, 12.30-13.00, 13.30-14.00
6 June 2017 10.30-11.00, 11.30-12.00, 12.30-13.00, 13.30-14.00
8 June 2017 10.30-11.00, 11.30-12.00, 12.30-13.00, 13.30-14.00
9 June 2017 10.30-11.00, 11.30-12.00, 12.30-13.00, 13.30-14.00
26 June 2017 10.30-11.00, 11.30-12.00, 12.30-13.00, 13.30-14.00
27 June 2017 10.30-11.00, 11.30-12.00, 12.30-13.00, 13.30-14.00
28 June 2017 10.30-11.00, 11.30-12.00, 12.30-13.00, 13.30-14.00
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How to book

Call our school bookings team on +44(0)20 7942 5555.

Lines are open Monday-Friday from 8.30-16.00 during term time and 10.00-13.00 during school holidays.

Please read our payment and cancellation conditions before booking.

Essential information

Everything you need to know for a smooth-running day, from where to go for lunch to completing a risk assessment.