16th November: The Rocket Workshop

Houston, we have lift off! This exciting and challenging workshop simulates a realistic launch experience. Find out about the history and science of rockets, then design, build and launch a water rocket in this interactive learning experience with Science Ireland.



A great opportunity for each student to learn in a fun and interesting manner

It was really informative while being really entertaining at the same time

St Atractas NS


At a Glance

Dates:  16th November
Times:    Thursday 10.00am-11.30am & 12.00pm-1.30pm
Level:  All Levels
Group size: 30
Location: AV Room + Grounds
Duration: 1hr 30min per session


Curriculum Links

Junior Cycle: History, CSPE, English, Geography, Science

Senior Cycle: History, English, Geography, Physics, Chemistry


Learning Outcomes

  • Find out about the history and science of rockets in a presentation
  • Design , build and launch a water rocket

Make A Booking Enquiry

Submit your online booking request here or contact the bookings office

Phone: 094 90 31751

Email: educationtph@museum.ie

Bookings Office Hours: 10am to 1pm, Tuesday to Friday.