Previous Events

Easter Activities: Eggstronauts & other planet Eggsplorers

April 11-19   11:00 - 12:30

“Egg”ineers will test their craft by launching it off the Dome Tower of the Castle with a real (raw) egg inside. WILL THE EGGS SURVIVE?!

Water Rocket Workshop for CIT Innovation Week

March 7   15:00- 17:00

Have you ever wanted to build a rocket?

Evening CPD Session for Primary Teachers for Engineers Week

February 16-March 6  

Free CPD sessions to support Engineers Week in 4 locations around Ireland: Cork, Dublin, Galway and Kilkenny

Engineers Week 2017

March 4-16   10:00 - 13:00

Engineers Week Events for Primary Students

Christmas Schedule 2016

December 24-January 1  

Opening hours

New!: An Extra Extra Jolly Junior Space Camp at Christmas

December 18   12:00 - 13:30

Update: All Christmas Junior Space Camps are now fully booked.

Science Week 2016 Events at Blackrock Castle Observatory

November 14-20   all day

#Science Rising events

Rosetta Finale: Workshop for Second Level Students

September 30   10:00 - 13:00


Cork Choral Festival

April 29   11:00

A free courtyard performance

Rocket Workshop

March 11   15:00 - 17:00

FREE 30min rocket workshops

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