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MAGICAL MOVING IMAGES | Howick Historical Village [6 to 20 July]

Tue

Jul 16

800 NZD8.00 NZD

Price

2024-07-16 2024-07-20 MAGICAL MOVING IMAGES | Howick Historical Village [6 to 20 July]
Learn skills from the past and experience some of the hard work done every day, in hands-on activities and demos with costumed guides. 20–30-minute sessions are a great way to extend your visit.
 
Explore technologies of 1800’s entertainment, where images were magically brought to life though electric light and optical tricks.
 

Tuesdays
10:30: ‘The Illusions’ - Magic Lantern, Stereoscope, Phenakistoscope. A demo of 1800’s image entertainment & optical illusions. In the Victorian parlour of Puhi Nui homestead.

Wednesdays
10:30: Bread making ($10pp)

Thursdays
10:30: ‘The Illusions’
11am Candle making ($6pp)
Fridays
11am: Fire-starting demo.
Until 3pm: Butter making
Saturdays
10:30: ‘The Illusions’
Sundays
Until 3pm: Butter making
 
Everyday at 10:30am: Feed the chooks !
All day: Make a whirligig & a thaumatrope (self-guided)
 
Admission: adult $16, senior/student $13, child $8, family $40, child under 5 free.
No bookings required but please note numbers are limited for bread and candle making.
 
For safety reasons no actual lighting of fires will occur. Please note that there is no butter making on Sunday 14 July as it is the Live Day. 

Participating Companies

Howick Historical Village

Pakuranga, Auckland

Event Details
16 Jul 2024
10:00 AM GMT +12:00
 +64 9-576 9506
Contact
Type
Kids
Mode
LIVE
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 75 Bells Road, Lloyd Elsmore Pakr, Highland Park / Pakuranga, Auckland 75 Bells Road, Lloyd Elsmore Pakr, Highland Park / Pakuranga, Auckland

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