10th Nov - Walking Tour

Described by Historic England as the ‘most important site for the history of explosives in Europe’ this remarkable and beautiful landscape chronicles the development of explosives, propellants and rocket motors. Read more

24th Nov - Battlefields Study Day

A unique opportunity to learn from acknowledged experts and experience live demonstrations, and all within the home of gunpowder production for over 300 years – the Royal Gunpowder Mills.Read more

16th Feb - 24th Feb - February School Holiday Event

February Half Term fun with Professor Nitrate & team! Read more

6th Apr - 22nd Apr - Easter Holidays

Easter is back with a bang this year at the Royal Gunpowder Mills! Read more

May 4th , 5th & 6th - May Bank Holiday Weekend

A great bank holiday event is coming to the Royal Gunpowder Mills! Read more

May 25 - Jun 2 - May School Holiday Event

The sun's out and there's lots of fun to be had this May Half Term! Read more

Jul 28 - Aug 28 - Summer Holidays

Professor Nitrate has a great variety of hands on experiments to try this summer! Read more