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Augmented Reality Gaming Workshop

Date/Time: 22 August 2024 10.30am - 12.30pm & 1 - 3pm

Price: Free

Opening hours:
Monday: closed*
Tuesday - Friday: 10am - 5pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11am - 5pm
*Open Bank Holiday Mondays 11am - 5pm

Dive into Augmented Reality this Summer at Leeds City Museum!

Unlock the magic of Augmented Reality (AR) and world-building in our exciting summer workshop designed for young explorers!

Workshop Highlights: Step into a world where the past and future blend seamlessly. Using inspiration from the museum’s unique collection of animals and local history, participants will create their own AR projects that bring history to life.

What You’ll Do:

• Explore AR Technology: Discover the fascinating world of Augmented Reality and how it transforms the way we see the world.

• Build Your Own World: Use elements from the museum’s exhibits to design and build unique AR experiences.

• Learn Block-Based Coding: Engage in hands-on coding activities with block-based coding, making it easy and fun to create your own AR projects.

• Interactive Learning: Engage in hands-on activities that blend creativity and technology.

• Inspire Your Imagination: Delve into local history and animal lore to fuel your innovative projects.

Additional Details:

This workshop is perfect for young minds eager to explore the intersection of technology and history. All necessary equipment will be provided, so you only need to bring your enthusiasm and creativity!

Participants will have the opportunity to showcase their AR projects, allowing them to share their unique creations with family and friends. We ask that if your child is between the ages of 5-12, please book onto our morning sessions and if your child is 12+, please book onto our afternoon sessions!

Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to blend history, technology, and creativity in an unforgettable summer workshop!

This event is happening on 8 August, 15 August, and 22 August.

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