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Live Online Workshop for Families: Paper Robots

Live Online Workshop for Families: Paper Robots

In this workshop design your own paper robot and make it move. We will be drawing and assembling paper puppets with articulated joints. Using simple materials, we will explore basic mechanics with string and paper fasteners.

This workshop has been organised to mark Science Week.

Suggested Materials:
robot template (download below)
paper fasteners,
paper,
pen,
sharp pencil,
eraser,
child-friendly scissors,
ruler,
coloured pencils/markers,
lollipop stick,
string,
hole-punch.

Download and print your robot template here.

Open today 9:45am - 5:30pm

Tuesday to Friday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 9:45am - 8:00pm
Saturday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 5:30pm


Closed Mondays: Nov - Feb
Closed 1 Jan; Good Friday; 24-26 Dec

Admission is Free
No booking required
Suggested donation €5

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Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92