Upcoming Events

Meet The Engineers Free Family Fun Day Sunday 1st March

Key Event Information

Old Cork Waterworks Experience will host a family fun Engineering Family Open Day on Sunday March 1st from 11am to 4pm. Admission is free and children and adults can enjoy a series of stands and activities which will help discover more about the many different types of engineering.

Activities will include VEX robotics, snap circuits, engineering trails, engine room tours and lots more with all activities staffed by volunteer engineers. 


Old Cork Waterworks Experience is located on the Lee Road, Cork City. Dating to the 1760’s, the popular Cork visitor attraction is now home to a Visitor Centre with interactive environmental exhibits, a steam centre with the original boilers and huge steam engines, a schools resource centre, a coffee dock, a picnic area and children’s playground and is fully wheelchair accessible.

 “Meet the Engineers” Open Day run as part of Engineers Week 2020 incorporating a range of engineering activities offered by Old Cork Waterworks including hands on workshops, MathsWorks Mobile school visits and enquiry based learning science workshops.The week is coordinated on a national basis by Engineers Ireland with events and activities available to the public from February 29th to March 6st -  as part of the STEPS programme, which is a strategic partner of Science Foundation Ireland’s (SFI) Discover Programme

 For further information, please contact Lifetime Lab at: 021-4941500 or view the website www.lifetimelab.ie.