Powerhouse Castle Hill Family Day: Architecture

  • Sat Nov 04 2023
  • Preschoolers
  • FREE, booking required

A free, family-friendly day of demonstrations, guided workshops, tours, and hands-on activities to inspire people of all ages awaits at Powerhouse Castle Hill, held on the first Saturday of every month.

Powerhouse presents workshops, drop-in sessions, and demonstrations focusing on architecture in the Powerhouse Collection at Family Day: Architecture. Highlights include: 

Lahznimmo Architects x Powerhouse 10 am–4 pm:  Co-developed with Lahznimmo Architects and Powerhouse, families are invited to be a team of architects to problem solve, design and create a new piece of architecture.

Minecraft Quick Build Challenge 10.30 am–3.30 pm: Join our Quick Build Challenge to design and create a building in 10 minutes or less in our Minecraft world.

Tower Challenge 10 am–4 pm: The Tower Challenge will test your family’s physical and fine motor skills. How high can you build a tower using pegs and popsicle sticks?

Paper Model Building 10 am–4 pm: Families are invited to reconstruct iconic buildings around Castle Hill using paper, by examining the basic shapes and blocks that make up these iconic building designs.

Mystery Object Challenge 10.30 am, 11.30 am, 1.30 pm, 2.30 pm: Calling all budding historians, archaeologists and sleuths to see if you can identify historic mystery objects in this family-friendly activity.

Lost Cities Tour 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm: Explore remnants saved from long-gone buildings, including a waterfront mansion, shopping centre, and even a palace. Explore highlights of Sydney’s constant reinvention and discover secrets about the city you thought you knew so well.

For more information and to book your tickets, visit the website. 

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