Walking Tours (Select Dates)

A unique opportunity to explore our site on a walking tour. Taking you through 300 years of history and heritage. Read more

16th March - Woodland Wildlife Safari

Book yourself onto this exclusive experience, our special tractor trailer tour setting off shortly before dusk to see and learn about the beautiful environment of this 170-acre site. Read more

6th Apr - 22nd Apr - Eggsplosive Easter!

Prepare as things get EGGSPLOSIVE this Easter! Read more

May 4th , 5th & 6th - A Booming Bank Holiday

A great variety of science, history , heritage and more comes to the Royal Gunpowder Mills this bank holiday weekend! Read more

May 25 - Jun 2 - Agent Nitrate's Spytastic School Holidays!

Agent Nitrate returns and is recruiting all new secret agents this May school holiday! Read more

6th July - Woodland Wildlife Safari

Book yourself onto this exclusive experience, our special tractor trailer tour setting off shortly before dusk to see and learn about the beautiful environment of this 170-acre site. Read more

Jul 28 - Aug 28 - Professor Nitrate's Test Zone

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

26th Oct - 1st Nov - Dr Gore's Spooky Mad Lab

Dr Gore returns for a week of spooky fun! Read more

Nov 2 & 3 - Guy Fawkes Festival & Fireworks

Our 2019 season ends with a bang! Read more