Create and Make Free, drop-in

Autumn Sunday Create and Make: Crafting a mission to Mars

Inspired by the Moving to Mars exhibition, make your own rockets, space jackets and miniature space ship to take you to Mars.

What to expect

Learn a variety of new model-making skills using materials such as paper, cardboard and fabric to bring your ideas to life.

Booking information

Sunday 29 September & Sunday 27 October 2019, 11.00 – 16.00

Suitable for families with children aged 5-11 years.

FREE, drop-in

Parents/guardians must remain with their children at all times

Booking essential for groups of 6 or more children. Please contact

Please read the terms and conditions before attending.


Isobel Irwin

Isobel is a freelance Prop and Puppet maker. She has experience working in theatre, film and TV. She enjoys learning new skills and problem solving through making.

Related exhibition

Moving to Mars

Is the journey to the Red Planet one of the great challenges of our time? Through immersive recreations and new commissions, discover how every detail of this extraordinary mission must be designed.

for families

Information for families

The new Design Museum offers a great day our for families including a free permanent display for the first time.