Tertiary

For students of all ages.

Come and spend a morning or afternoon with us – or just a couple of hours, whatever suits you. 
Find out what a typical Tertiary visit looks like, activities on offer and how to get in touch with our Education Team.

A typical visit

10am Arrival and welcome talk

Gather in our theatre to hear about your visit, find out what we're all about and watch a short film about renewable energy.

10.30am Activity Extended Windmill Tour

Over 150,000 people have already climbed our windmill and a few brave souls have even jumped off it... abseiling for charity. Now it’s your turn to scale the only windmill in the world the public can climb.

This extended guided tour takes you to the heart of wind energy – you’ll hear how and when the windmill was built, how it works and what happens to the energy it generates.

You’ll also visit our solar tracker and discover how solar panels use the sun to make electricity.

11.30am Activity 

Choose from either a short talk about the centre in our theatre or our Windmill Kits activity. See our full range of activities here

12pm Depart

Depart – or you may fancy lunch in The Cafe.

If you’d like some help planning your tertiary visit or are ready to book please email the Education team or call us on 01760 726100.

The Café

Swaffham cafe serving delicious homemade local and organic vegetarian food.  Free Wi-Fi and children's menu.

Cafe

Planning your visit

Free to visit, see directions, map, opening hours and book turbine tours.

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