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Free Education Resource for Key Stage 3

The University of Worcester, Institute of Education and the Waterworks Museum - Hereford are pleased to announce the availability of new education modules to support secondary teachers in the delivery of national curriculum key stage-3. The modules have been developed by Trainee Teachers from the University of Worcester, as part of a PGCE Teaching and…
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Steampunk Extravaganza In Hereford

Over the weekend of Saturday/Sunday 9th & 10th September 2017, the Waterworks Museum hosted Hereford’s first Steampunk event, which was very successful. Attendance was good, but not at the levels that we had hoped for. This was in part due to the showery weather, although it was nowhere near as bad as the forecast weather,…
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Soup And Steam At Night At The Waterworks Museum

On Saturday 28th October 2017, the Waterworks Museum will be opening in steam at night for the first time in over 20-years as part of the national 'Museums At Night' programme 2017. Why not come along, enjoy a light supper and see the Museums steam engines operating as you have never seen them before. What…
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Steampunks at Hereford Waterworks Museum

Over the weekend of September 9th & 10th the Waterworks Museum will see an influx of Steampunks! Steampunk can be described as Victorian Science Fantasy, so the setting of a Victorian Waterworks full of amazing machinery suits them perfectly. There will be traders selling amazing things from costume, jewellery, accessories, housewares, hats, ray-guns, walking canes,…
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