Summer Family Activities

With over 60 hands-on exhibits to fuel your families imagination this Summer, we also have a variety of family activities for you to enjoy.

Kids' Activity Sessions

Running throughout August, build and test your own air-powered car - you can even take the super-speedy creations home! 

Sessions will be running on the following dates, drop in anytime between 10am-1pm;

Monday 1st - Wednesday 3rd August 

Monday 8th – Friday 12th August

Monday 15th – Friday 19th August

Monday 22nd – Thurs 25th August


Family Photo Opportunity

Children and grown-ups alike can climb into a replica 1948 ERA Grand Prix car, snap the moment and share on social. 


Creative Fun 

Let the kids get creative and try out brass rubbings, there will be a variety of car designs to create using this fun technique.  


Kids' Quiz Trail

Kids can pick up our quiz trail on arrival and complete the questions and challenges throughout their visit to win a prize!


New Arrivals this Summer

Come and see some of our latest arrivals including Jenson Button's 2009 World Championship winning Brawn GP 001 and George Russell’s Racewear on display. Find out more


Hands-on Fun

  • Take part in a pit stop
  • Try commentating on a race 
  • Practice your skills as an RAF pilot 
  • Walk on part of the original Grand Prix circuit in our brilliant outdoor Heritage Track Trail 

Please note, all activities are included in the price of your Museum ticket.



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