London’s Burning at Dorchester Festival

Families
Monday, 1st May 2017
3PM - 4PM
Ages 10+
£6.50 or £10 with the Science of Magic

A little after midnight on 2nd September 1666 a spark from a baker’s oven set the capital alight in a raging inferno lasting four days. The fire spread rapidly through the narrow streets jumping between overhanging houses, a strong wind fanning the flames. Londoners fled the city while the streets flowed with molten lead and pigeons fell from the sky. In this new show, Science Oxford presents a storytelling experience of the Great Fire of London where the narrative is accompanied by live fire demonstrations which explore the science of heat, flame and combustion.

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London's Burning at Dorchester Festival

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