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Join us at Esplora Interactive Science Centre for a Christmas extravaganza that fuses the enchantment of the holiday season with the wonders of science and technology. This year, let's make memories together, celebrating the magic of the holidays at Esplora from: * 8th December 2023 to 7th January 2024 from 6:00pm to 10:30pm. * Christmas Eve from 10:00am to 5:00pm
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Various dates in January and December
Get ready for a dazzling Christmas extravaganza like no other at Esplora Interactive Science Centre. This year, we're turning up the holiday magic to the max, blending the enchantment of the season with the excitement of science and technology. Join us for Esplora Christmas Wonderland, from 8th December 2023 to 7th January 2024 from 6:00pm to 10:30pm, a unique celebration where memories are made, and the spirit of the holidays comes alive!
What to expect:
STATION 1 – The Check In
Step into the Check-In experience! The gateway to Esplora's wonderland requires you to leave worries and problems behind. Fear not, our nutcracker is here to assist. With his special machine, he'll effortlessly extract all your concerns, leaving you with a sense of relief and happiness. Welcome to a worry-free journey through Esplora!
STATION 2 – It's All About Snow!
Who can resist the charm of snow? Dive into our show and unravel the wonders of snow while exploring the fascinating science behind it! Witness the microscopic beauty of snowflakes, participate in growing the Grinch's heart, and let the excitement of this show fill your hearts with joy and wonder.
STATION 3 – The Christmas Garden
Embark on a journey to uncover the enchanting world of Christmas plants such as poinsettias and hollies. Engage in a hands-on experience by planting your own Christmas greenery and testing your gardening skills with potting vetch seeds. Join us for a green-thumbed adventure that promises to be both educational and delightful!
STATION 4 – The Wise Elf
The Wise Elf is making a special visit to meet the children! This special Elf has the longest beard, and can predict your wishes! Will the Wise Elf accurately foresee your desires? Join us for a magical encounter to find out!
STATION 5 – Dashing Through the Snow
Transform into a singing reindeer! Whether you're a maestro or considering a hasty retreat, seize the chance to participate in this unique experience. It's a joyful and festive activity designed for the entire family to enjoy!
STATION 6 – The Post Office
Children will have the opportunity to pen heartfelt letters to Santa, dispatching them to the North Pole. Witness the magic unfold on a screen as Santa or his diligent elves receive these precious letters, forging a heartwarming connection.
STATION 7 – Forever Young
Explore Santa's nutritional habits and learn what keeps him looking youthful. It's a nutritional education stop for the curious minds!
STATION 8 – Sustainable Christmas
Discover practical ideas for sustainable Christmas practices. We will provide insights and tips on how to reduce waste during the holiday season.
STATION 9 – Santa’s Training Camp
Santa's elves have embraced technology! Join them in a course designed to impart agility skills and chimney navigation through a laser obstacle course. Are you up for the challenge to become an elf and assist Santa in the delivery of presents?
STATION 10 – Jingle Bells Aloud
Pass through sound checkpoints by singing your favourite Christmas songs. It's a musical journey through the holiday spirit!
STATION 11 – The Toy Factory
Witness the magic of toy manufacturing and explore the history of classic toys. Join in our quiz game and guess the names of these timeless toys.
STATION 12 – The Snow Storm
Have you ever encountered snow? Whether you have or haven't, don't miss this exceptional opportunity where we'll create an indoor snowstorm! Immerse yourself in a magical winter wonderland, right in the heart of Esplora!
STATION 13 – The Grinch
Will you permit the Grinch to swipe Christmas away, or will the Christmas spirit transform his heart? Meet the Grinch at Villa Bighi Plaza and participate in photo opportunities and lively interactions with this iconic character.
STATION 14 – Santa’s Grotto
Ensure you seize the chance to personally meet Santa in his enchanting grotto, where you can capture and cherish special moments.
Christmas Market & Show at Villa Bighi Plaza
Esplora will close its doors at 9:30 PM, making way for the enchanting Christmas festivities at Villa Bighi Plaza. Immerse yourself in a lively Christmas market offering a variety of delectable treats and festive goodies, adding the perfect finishing touch to your holiday celebration. Be sure not to miss the Merry Christmas Show featuring comedians, dancers, and singers. Join us and make this Christmas a truly magical experience at Esplora!