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Whitby Museum of Victorian Science

A JOURNEY OF REAL SCIENCE THROUGH 19th CENTURY PHYSICS

A GUIDED TOUR AROUND THE PACKED SHELVES VIA LASER POINTER, DEMONSTRATING SOME OF THE MORE INTERESTING INSTRUMENTS

FEATURING

THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ELECTRO-STATIC GENERATOR ~ THE WIMSHURST MACHINE & THE ACCESSORIES THAT COULD BE USED WITH IT

THE ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH, WITH WORKING INSTRUMENTS ~ THE TELEPHONE EXCHANGE

DISCOVERY OF X-RAYS ~ FLUORESCENCE & PHOSPHORESCENCE, URANIUM GLASS, PITCHBLENDE, A GEIGER COUNTER, RADIOACTIVITY IN GAS MANTLES AND SMOKE ALARMS, AND MORE.

CATHODE RAYS & THE WORK OF SIR WILLIAM CROOKES ~ GEISLER TUBES, THE RADIOMETER, THE ELECTRIC EGG, THE CROOKES RAILWAY

SIR J.J. THOMSON & THE DISCOVERY OF THE ELECTRON ~ THE AURORA BOREALIS, BOUQUET TUBES, GOLDSTEIN'S CANAL RAYS, PULUJ'S PHOSPHORESCENT LAMP

DR FRANKENSTEIN'S LABORATORY, THE CLIMBING ARC, LIGHTNING, THUNDER, SPARKS
ALL VISITS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY AND TAKE APPROXIMATELY TWO HOURS - OVER 16s ONLY

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Whitby Museum of Victorian Science
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Whitby Museum of Victorian Science

Glaisdale
Whitby
North Yorkshire
YO21 2PW


Telephone:   01947 897440

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