Key stage 3

Inspire Engineering Day

Inspire your students to consider STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) careers through access to practising engineers and London Transport Museum’s historic collection.

Let our skilled facilitators inspire your pupils with enquiry-based activities, stories from practising engineers and our iconic collection. The Key Stage 3 Inspire Engineering Day includes:

  • Interviews with inspiring engineers
  • Participation in our exciting hands-on ‘Braking Eggsperiment’
  • Exploration of the engineering wonders at the London Transport Museum Depot

This session is CREST accredited by the British Science Association. All participating students receive a CREST Discovery Award at the end of the day.

Dates: 6-10 November 2017, 9, 12-16 March 2018 and 18-22 June 2018
Session length: 10.30 - 14.45 (including lunch break)
Cost: £150 for a group of up to 30 pupils. £300 for a group of up to 60 pupils.
Group size: 60 pupils maximum

Four reasons to book

  • Meet passionate practising engineers
  • Connect classroom learning to a live London Employer
  • Explore different pathways into work
  • Experience an inspiring collection

What the students say:
"It's inspired me because it’s made me learn that engineering covers so much of life. Doing the train tracks showed that engineering can be fun, complex and then it can also be an enjoyable job.”

What the teachers say:
"It was really effective, it helped them see what we do now every day in school can practically influence their career."

Further information

Inspire Engineering Flyer 2017-18 [1.75MB]

Please note that this session is delivered at London Transport Museum Depot in Acton.

Before your visit

These guidance notes are useful to read before any school visit. You and your pupils will get the most from London Transport Museum if you come prepared.

Contact us

Tel: +44 (0)20 7565 7298
Email: [email protected]